Nov 2018 (HFM Global) - Fostering and sharing success: Pilgrim Partners outlines the value of their service offering. (Link)
Pilgrim has a competitive advantage in that it understands the business needs of fund managers. This includes a strong mid-office that provides daily trade reconciliation, performance reports and risk management oversight. Systems and process are investment-centric to provide an effective and efficient platform for fund managers and investors to quickly launch their business with a lower start-up cost. This allows fund managers to focus on portfolio management and gives them time to establish a track record without having to worry about operational costs and distractions.
Pilgrim offers a robust platform for institutional and private investors, fund managers, family offices, and private and independent bankers. With these capabilities, the firm is uniquely positioned to facilitate international funds and asset managers who wish to establish their presence in Singapore.
Sep 2018 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Short Term
Sep 2018 - TAMA ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Financial/Metals Traders Managing Less Than $10M
Sep 2018 - Launch of LOV Opportunity Fund
Jul 2018 - AGF ranked #3 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M
Jul 2018 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Systematic Traders
Jul 2018 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Short Term
Apr 2018 - Launch of Tama Systematic Macro Fund
Apr 2018 - MIMETAS Secures 20 Million Dollar Series B Financing. (Link)
Ginger Hsiao, fund manager of ELSGF, acting as spokeswoman for the syndicate: "From the start, we were impressed by MIMETAS's technology and highly talented team. We consider the company as today's leader in the organ-on-a-chip space with tremendous growth potential in the coming years. Its customer base already includes leading multinationals from Europe, US and Asia and the adoption of the platform ranges from academic users to high-throughput screening facilities for pharmaceuticals. We are looking forward to supporting the MIMETAS team with their commercial expansion and addressing new markets."
Feb 2018 - AGF ranked #3 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M
Jan 2018 - Launch of Arkstone Value Advantage Fund (AVAF)
Dec 2017 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M for the year of 2017
Nov 2017 - Launch of Pilgrim Alternative Return Fund (PAR)
Sep 2017 - (The Straits Times) - Article: Assets under management in S'pore up 7% to $2.7 trillion (Link)
Mr Brian Tan, fund manager and partner at Pilgrim Partners Asia, said: "We've seen a natural demand for alternative returns. As public capital markets continue to defy the gravitational pull of fundamentals, investors themselves recognise the need to find other areas to allocate capital. Sitting in cash and waiting for a crash makes sense to some extent, but money still needs to work for you. That's where alternatives come in."
Sep 2017 - Launch of Pilgrim Private Debt Fund (PDF)
Jun 2017 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M
May 2017 - AGF ranked #2 for BarclayHedge CTAs Managing Less Than $10M
May 2017 - AGF ranked #2 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M
May 2017 - AGF ranked #2 for BarclayHedge Systematic Traders
May 2017 - AGF ranked #2 for BarclayHedge Short Term
May 2017 - Launch of European Life Sciences Growth Fund
May 2017 - Interview: Up Close with Albert Ee, CEO of Pilgrim Partners Asia (Link)
Jan 2017 - AGF was nominated by EurekaHedge for Best New Asian Hedge Fund
Jan 2017 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M
Dec 2016 - AGF ranked top 10 for BarclayHedge Diversified Traders Managing Less Than $10M for the year of 2016
Nov 2016 - Launch of Europe Real Estate Fund (ERF)
Sep 2016 - Launch of Independent Asset Management (IAM) services
Jan 2016 - Launch of Ascent Global Futures (AGF)
8 Jan 2016 (The Straits Times) - Article: Local shares take big hit; Sing$ at new low to US$ (Link)
And there may be more to come, said Mr Brian Tan, a partner at boutique asset management firm Pilgrim Partners. He said many of the biggest firms here are exposed to both China and commodities, which are undergoing a difficult period. "The market looks cheap, but it could get even cheaper," he added.