Incorporation of BCM & Partners LLP and SA with offices in London and Geneva.AuM at the end of the year: € 500m.
Launch of three UCITS III funds taking full advantage of the new “sophisticated fund” regime.
Launch of our first Irish QIF.
The BCM investment team successfully steers through the credit crisis taking full advantage of the value opportunities generated.First stress-test for the firm successfully passed and reinforcing the firm’s strong reputation for preservation of capital and liquidity management.
BCM and their investors exit the crisis with renewed strength; majority of portfolios successfully over their high water mark before year end.
Launch of second Irish QIF with more than € 200m AuMSignificant strengthening of the Risk Management function, aimed at a more proactive and forward looking approach.
Launch of first fund managed on behalf of a strategic partner: the Luxembourg Selection - Protected Equity Fund.
Merger with C-QUADRAT, Austrian asset manager specializing in quantitative and discretionary strategies with offices in Vienna, London, Frankfurt and Geneva and sales activities in 17 countries.C-QUADRAT & BCM form a Pan-European Group.The BCM flagship fund DUEMME SICAV: C-QUADRAT EURO Investments Plus receives prestigious awards at the UCITS Hedge Awards and the Investors Choice Awards.
BCM moved to new headquarters located in heart of London and completed a major IT infrastructure upgrade.Launch of two Asian Bond funds, the DUEMME SICAV: C-QUADRAT Asian Bond Opportunities and the Protea Fund SICAV: Asian Bond Opportunities.AUM at end of year in excess € 1.1bn.
Launch of four DUEMME SICAV: C-QUADRAT Funds in Austria and Germany.BCM & Partners is “Best for Private Wealth Management Solutions – Switzerland”.ACQ Global Awards names BCM & Partners as “Credit Fund Specialists of the Year – Switzerland”.BCM & Partners LLP changes its name to C-QUADRAT .Asset Management (UK) LLP.
BCM & Partners SA still act as Private Wealth division of C-QUADRAT Asset Management (UK) LLP.C-QUADRAT establishes real estate unit in London.