New structured investment firm launches in London
Start-up structured product provider Structured Investment Group has officially launched into the UK market, having opened its first office and it is expected to introduce new products within a fortnight.
The London-based firm draws inspiration from both the hedge fund and IFA worlds, and targets an market of wealth managers and financial advisers.
Two new structured investment plans will be launched by the company in the next two weeks, however, the group refused to divulge any details.
Adrian van den Bok, co-founder and chief executive of Structured Investment Group, said: “In establishing SIG, we made a conscious decision to operate with a small management team, that is focused on the vision of the company.”
Kai Tang, co-founder and director of Structured Investment Group, added: “We believe firmly that now is an optimum time to enter the UK structured investment market, following the Financial Services Authority’s most recent in-roads resolving regulatory issues.
“With markets remaining volatile and challenging intermediaries are increasingly looking outside of traditional investments for options that offer alternative strategies and solutions for investors, in particular as a means to balance and diversify investment portfolios.”