News

2018

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)


2017

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 CTA 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


2016

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.


2015

26 Jul 2015 (The Straits Times) - Interview: Value investor seeks good businesses at good prices (Link)


2013

9 Oct 2013 (HedgeFund Intelligence) - SinoPac joins with Pilgrim to service funds in Singapore (Link)

31 Aug 2013 (Businessweek) - Pilgrim Partners Asia (Pte.) Ltd Presents at Hedge Funds World Asia 2013, Sep-05-2013 11:10 AM. Venue: Harbour Grand, Hong Kong. Speakers: Jimmy Leong, Managing Director.

13 Jul 2013 (HedgeFund Intelligence) - Macro fund Pilgrim targets US/Asian currency trades (Link)

11 Jul 2013 (BarclayHedge) - PAMF ranked #3 for May 2013 return by BarclayHedge

1 Jul 2013 (AsiaHedge) - Macro fund Pilgrim targets US dollar/Asian currency trades


2010

18 Oct 2010 (Bloomberg) - Asian Hedge Funds Struggle to Raise Cash Even Amid Boom (Link)

9 Aug 2010 (hedgeweek) - LaCrosse to provide fund administration services to Pilgrim Partners

6 May 2010 (Bloomberg) - Asian Hedge Funds Struggle for Assets as Investors Remain Wary

22 Apr 2010 (Bloomberg) - Singapore to Review Hedge, PE Funds Rules as Regulators Increase Oversight (Link)

22 Apr 2010 (Bloomberg) - Ex-Millennium's Ee Plans Macro Hedge Fund in 'Uncertain' Market (Link)

22 Apr 2010 (HFM Week Daily Snapshot) - Albert Ee, formerly managing director of Millennium Management's Asian business is planning to launch his own hedge fund, according to Bloomberg. Pilgrim Partners Asia, which will be based in Singapore, is expected to launch in May managing around $28m, with the aim of increasing assets to $300m over three years.