Archipelago Multi-Strategy Fund (AMS) is a multi-strategy portfolio of alternative investment funds.
AMS draws from an extensive portfolio management expertise across multiple global investment strategies, sectors/regions/countries and all major asset classes.
AMS invests in select, diverse, individual alternative investment funds.
AMS objective is to offer long-term competitive returns at a lower level of risk than equities.
AMS seeks an average risk level of between 3 and 10 percent, measured as an annual standard deviation of monthly returns over a rolling twelve-month period.
AMS aims to have a relatively low correlation with returns from traditional asset classes such as equities and bonds and
AMS strives to achieve positive/absolute returns each year.
CIO and Portfolio Manager
Prior to founding Archipelago Investments Anders was CEO UBS Group Nordic Region. Anders spent 21 years at UBS after joining predecessor firm O’Connor & Associates / Arbitech in 1993.
From 2003 to 2014 Anders was CEO and Country Head Nordic Region and spearheaded UBS Group’s strategy in the region across the Investment Bank and the Investment Management divisions UBS Wealth Management and UBS Asset Management. Since 2008 Anders was a member of UBS EMEA Management and appointed CEO of UBS Sweden in 2003 and promoted Managing Director in 2002. Between 1993 and 2003 Anders held various functions in Stockholm and London within the Equities division.
Anders holds a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics with a major in Financial Economics (1993) and participated in The Wharton School, MBA Graduate International Exchange Program (1992). Anders attended the Swedish Infantry Officer Academy (InfOHS) in 1988/89.
Thomas is former CEO/Director of ATP Alpha, an internal Multi-Strategy Hedge Fund of ATP. In this capacity Thomas was part of building and managing an award winning multi-$billion alpha operation at one of Europe’s largest Pension Funds. Thomas recent experience is CIO Alternatives & Multi-Assets at Nykredit Asset Management.
Thomas joined the Danish Pension Fund ATP as a Portfolio Manager in 2004 and from 2006 to 2013 held the positions Chief Risk Officer, co-CIO, CFO and CEO of ATP Alpha. ATP Alpha was built to an organization of some 35 investment professionals and made up of 10 separate investment teams. From 2009 ATP Alpha was the Investment Advisor of Alpha One SICAV-FIS, a regulated and listed Luxembourg fund with $2bn NAV. In 2009 ATP Alpha was the recipient of IPE award for Hedge Fund Investing. Past experience also include CFO at BankInvest (2016-2018) and CIO at Sparinvest (2018-2020).
Thomas holds a M.Sc. degree from Stockholm School of Economics with a major in Financial Economics (1994).
Portfolio Analytics Partner
Archipelago Investments utilize AlternativeSoft, an award winning provider in Asset Selection, Portfolio Construction and Fund Reporting software, to conduct in-depth Risk Analysis and Risk Management.
Prior to founding AlternativeSoft, its Founder and CEO Laurent Favre worked at UBS Wealth Management, Investment Solutions, where he was Head of Tactical Asset Allocation 2000-2004. At UBS, he spear-headed and implemented the investment strategies for CHF110 billion of private clients, CHF30 billion for mutual funds and was involved in the construction of the first CHF6 billion UBS Wealth Management Fund of Hedge Funds in 2003.
Laurent is also a co-author of several books on Fund of Hedge Funds and Hedge Fund Asset Allocation and is frequently featured in the Journal of Alternative Investments and other trade journals. He is a frequent speaker at conferences on Asset Allocation with Hedge Funds and is an Associate Researcher at EDHEC-RISK, teacher of courses on Hedge Funds and was a Professor of Economics and Mathematics for 2 years in Lausanne, Switzerland.
AlternativeSoft has been ranked number 1 in the ‘Technology provider for Risk Management’ category of the ‘Hedge Funds Review Service Provider Rankings’ for several years.
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