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Ress Life Investments A/S recorded a performance of 5.7% in May

May 29, 2018 archive

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Ress Life Investments A/S recorded a performance of 5.7% in May. The fund, managed by Stockholm based AIF manager Resscapital, invests in the secondary market for US life insurance policies with the aim to provide high single-digit returns which are uncorrelated to most other asset classes. In other words, the fund provides […]

Nordic hedge funds continue their winning streak in May

May 26, 2018 archive

Most multi-strategy funds in the Nordic Hedge Index posted gains for May, with 24 of the 35 members of the NHX Multi-Strategy Index delivering positive performance last month. Ress Life Investments, an alternative investment fund investing in the secondary market for U.S. life insurance policies, gained 5.6 percent in May benefiting from one policy paying out […]

Ress Life Investments A/S begins to invest directly in life insurance policies

January 20, 2018 archive

As previously announced, Ress Life Investments A/S is planning to invest directly in life insurance policies and securities linked to longevity, instead of investing in fund units issued by Ress Life Sub Fund, a specialised investment fund (SIF) in Luxembourg. These changes are now being implemented and Ress Life Investments A/S has requested to redeem […]

Johan Jonson appointed Risk Manager for Resscapital AB

June 1, 2017 archive

Resscapital AB has appointed Johan Jonson as Risk Manager for the company. Johan Jonson (b.1964) has over 25 years of experience in the financial industry. After graduating from Uppsala University in 1990, Johan joined ABB Financial Services in Stockholm where he held positions in business administration, trading, market making and risk control. In 2003 he […]

Gustaf Hagerud appointed Managing Director of Resscapital AB

June 1, 2017 archive

The board of Resscapital AB today appointed Gustaf Hagerud as the new Managing Director for the company. “Gustaf brings a wealth of knowledge about the financial markets and extensive experience from managing large and complex assets. This is very positive for the company and I’m really pleased”, says Jonas Martenson, founder of the company. Gustaf […]

Resscapital becomes signatory of UNPRI

May 12, 2017 archive

Resscapital AB has signed the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) and commit to follow its principles. We believe that we have a duty to act in the best long-term interests of all our stakeholders, including investors, shareholders and employees. We also believe that environmental, social, and corporate governance issues can have a positive […]

Ress Life Investments posts record month

April 13, 2017 archive

The net asset value for Ress Life Investments A/S (Nasdaq short name: RLAINV) increased by 5.12% during March 2017 and the fund was among the top performing Nordic hedge funds. The main contributing factor to the strong portfolio performance was several insurance policies maturing. Maturities occur as expected, however the size of the maturing policies […]

Claes-Johan Geijer joins the board of RCAB

April 15, 2016 archive

Resscapital AB is pleased to announce that Claes-Johan Geijer has joined the board as Non-Executive Director, after having been approved by Finansinspektionen, the Swedish financial regulator. Mr Geijer has a background within management in industrial corporations and banking and worked for more than ten years at Swedish Match, Stora and Lexmar Corporation in various countries. […]

Resscapital AB is now authorised and supervised as an alternative investment fund manager

April 20, 2015 archive

We are pleased to announce that Resscapital AB is now authorised and supervised as an alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) by Finansinspektionen, the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (www.fi.se). See here for more news from Resscapital AB ________________________________________________________________________________________ Ress Life Investments A/S purchases US life insurance policies in the secondary market. The company owns a diversified […]