LONDON, 30th of January 2018. MontLake UCITS was named Leading UCITS Hedge Platform by industry publication Hedge Fund Journal. The MontLake UCITS Platform is the flagship fund structuring offering of ML Capital

The Hedge Fund Journal Awards, which are now in their 12th year, recognise achievement of European hedge fund service providers, celebrating companies for innovation, growth and outstanding service.

Cyril Delamare, CEO of ML Capital: “We are delighted to receive the Leading UCITS Hedge Platform award, which comes on the heels of a very successful year. 2017 saw ML Capital add a number of new funds to the MontLake Platform, and platform AUM exceed the $3billion level. We see it as a testament to our reputation in the market, our commitment to quality and our investor-centric approach”. 

About ML Capital

ML Capital is a leading independent fund structuring and investment management firm, which specialises in European regulated fund structures. As an award-winning platform provider, we partner with the very best investment managers and bring to market the latest most appropriate fund structures to comply with the raft of incoming regulatory requirements, whilst meeting the ever-increasing expectations of investors. As of January 2018, the group AUM stands at $5.2 billion.

ML Capital handles all aspects of the fund structuring and launch on investment managers' behalf. Through our dedicated network we offer fund sales and distribution, if required, and have had comprehensive coverage of investors in all key European markets for the past 20 years.

Our goal is to provide the most appropriate fund structures to maximise distribution opportunities across all key markets. Our solutions bring together market leading service providers with some of the very best minds in the regulated fund space; providing well managed European investment products with the highest levels of service and governance. We ensure that all investors and partners come in with the full knowledge that they are investing into structures that are designed to protect and preserve investor interest.

MLC Management Ltd acts as third party management company for UCITS and AIFMD funds. Offering better compliance, oversight and management facilities than self-managed structures, the management company is the future of fund structuring; as the industry responds to the desire of investors and regulators for greater substance, we believe management companies will become the structure of choice for new funds, as others move away from self-managed fund structures.