Recent News

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)

Apr 2017 - Launch of Fusion Options Strategy (FOS)

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.