News, Events and Awards
Recent news and media articles can be found here, as well as details on Awards and Events we have attended.
Pensions Age reports on the Pension Protection Fund appointing another nine managers to its GTAA Panel31 October 2013
The article reports that the Pension Protection Fund has appointed a further nine managers to its global tactical asset allocation panel, increasing the total number of managers to 15.
Cantab Capital ranked 26th largest single investment manager in Europe according to The Hedge Fund Journal8 October 2013
The Hedge Fund Journal annual ranking of Europe’s 50 largest single investment managers by assets under management places Cantab Capital at number 26, advancing 5 places since its maiden appearance in the top 50 last year.
Research paper: Cantab Capital's Dr Ewan Kirk together with Newedge provide answers to managed futures' capacity questions29 August 2013
Cantab Capital's CIO, Dr Ewan Kirk, collaborated with researchers from Newedge to find answers to questions that many investors had been asking.What is the industry's capacity to deliver uncorrelated returns with a reasonably high sharpe ratio? How large can an individual manager be? And, a truly interesting question for a large institutional investor, how large an investor can I be?The findings are presented in the research paper.
Hedge Funds Review looks at findings from a joint research paper on capacity by Cantab Capital and Newedge27 August 2013
A report on Newedge’s research suggesting CTAs’ capacity constraints are less severe than often perceived.Cantab Capital's Dr Ewan Kirk is widely quoted on the matter, and Cantab is recognised as an active participant in the research.
Cantab's Dr Genia Diamond among 'Europe's 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds' - The Hedge Fund Journal18 July 2013
Dr Genia Diamond, Head of Business Development and Partner at Cantab Capital, has been honoured with an inclusion in the list of '50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds 2013'.The list is put together annually by The Hedge Fund Journal after independent discussions with allocators, advisers, brokers and service providers.
The New York Times profiles Cantab Capital: "Forging Its Own Path, British Hedge Fund Finds Success"13 May 2013
Cantab was featured in the New York Times, where particular attention was paid to the firm's unique culture and the backgrounds of its founders.The article further looks at Cantab's latest fund launch and its lower fee structure which comes as a natural product of the firm’s highly sophisticated technological infrastructure. Cantab’s close ties to Cambridge University, its focus on research and development and the culture it fosters are also covered in the piece.
Pensions&Investments report on Cantab Capital's latest fund, the CCP Core Macro and its attractive fee structure4 March 2013
Cantab Capital's new fund, the CCP Core Macro Fund and its attractive key features are covered in an article in Pensions&Investments.
HFMWeek reports on New York City Pensions allocating 0m across two managers7 February 2013
The article reports that three of New York City's five public retirement systems have jointly allocated a further 0m to investment managers.
Graduate Story: Dr Tom Howat - The Journal of the Cambridge Computer Lab Ring28 January 2013
Cantab's Chief Technology Officer, Dr Tom Howat, describes in this article why he decided to join Cantab Capital at its inception, what a 'normal' working day is like, and the joys and challenges of working at a hedge fund.The Ring is the journal of the graduate association of the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.
Numbers game makes Cantab a tour de force - Financial Times24 January 2013
Cantab featured in the Financial Times for the second day running with this company profile.The article discusses Cantab Capital's focus on scientific rigour and research explaining the importance of being close to Cambridge University and its pool of mathematical and scientific talent. It further talks about Cantab's latest fund launch, CCP Core Macro Fund, and its appeal to investors.