Tenax Capital Hires Pughe from AXA XL as ILS Analyst

Tenax Capital, the London-based hedge fund founded by its CEO Massimo Figna and offering a UCITS catastrophe bond fund to its investor clients, has hired AXA XL’s Toby Pughe as Insurance-Linked Securities Analyst.Tenax capital launched its first ILS strategy in 2017, a UCITS compliant catastrophe bond investment fund, the Tenax ILS UCITS Fund. The Tenax … Read more

Cat Bond Fund Size Matters, But Bigger Isn’t Always Better: Plenum’s Schmelzer

Cat Bond Fund Size Matters, But Bigger Isn’t Always Better: Plenum’s Schmelzer

When it comes to building a catastrophe bond fund, it is important to consider market constraints, in terms of size and the availability of diversification. Since the cat bond market is so large, there is a point where growth in fund assets can come at the expense of returns, said Plenum Investments Partner and Senior … Read more

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