ACCESS RUSSIA VIA GFT
Institutional investors seeking to gain exposure to Russian mutual funds without setting up and operating a full direct relationship with a Russian provider, can now take advantage of the integrated service built by SGSS in Luxembourg and Russia.
SGSS in Luxembourg, a Global Fund Trading platform (GFT) operator, has included Russian mutual and hedge funds on its platform. GFT has operated successfully since 1993 and now covers more than 21,000 funds from all over the world. GFT allows its clients, mainly fund of funds, asset managers, insurance companies, investment banks and family offices, to gain access to any fund.
“Gain exposure to Russian mutual funds without setting up and operating a full direct relationship with a Russian provider”
It offers a wide range of services, including subscription/redemption, settlement and custody of assets, price chasing and portfolio valuation, and the processing of corporate actions.
All these services are now available for Russian investment funds of all types and strategies, including real estate and private equity closed-ended funds.
In addition to custody services, SGSS in Russia runs Transfer Agency and Trustee business for local asset managers and currently serves over 110 funds. Operations for all these funds are processed in-house. For other funds, SGSS acts on behalf of GFT with external local Transfer Agents and Trustees.
For more information:
- An integrated Global Fund Trading platform which includes Russian mutual and hedge funds
- GFT has been in operation since 1993 and covers more than 21,000 funds globally
- In Russia, a wide range of services available for Russian investment funds of all types and strategies