Pegasus, Kairos’ latest financial innovation

January 07 2015

“A new strategy from one of the most historic hedge fund companies” is how Hedge Fund Intelligence, a journal specialized in Europe’s most notable hedge funds, introduces Pegasus, Kairos’ new investment product boasting +44% since its launch at the start of the year.

The article delves into the strategies and investments and provides information on the fund, noting how innovation is in this European hedge fund pioneer’s DNA.

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The new India

December 15 2014

India’s current political climate is vibrant, its consumption on the rise; it is a huge country distinguished by its countless contradictions: after a recent trip to Asia, Kairos analyst Moreno Tatangelo focuses on India’s economic and financial context under Modi, who, enjoying a broad electoral consensus, has undertaken ambitious reforms.


New Delhi has brought about so much change in 2014… what do financial operators think about it?

China opens up further and begins another round of QE

November 26 2014

We are seeing confirmation from various sources and an important change in institutional investors’ choices in China. Returning from a key financial conference on Asia, Kairos managers report the feeling that the main themes in managers’ portfolios remain those connected to consumption, the Internet, the environment, training and healthcare, but interest in the railway sector has grown as well. As if the many projects to be built at home were not enough, China’s major companies have started bidding in international tenders and meeting with success.

KIS Real Return and Kairos’ golden rules

November 10 2014

“We are also working on a new product, a multi-asset absolute return fund, which aims to generate a positive real return and therefore protect our investors’ capital in a scenario of higher interest rates and inflation.”

KIS Real Return, protecting capital

October 30 2014

True to its original spirit of innovation and the relentless search for opportunities in the overall market context, this November 4th, Kairos will launch KIS Real Return, “a product aimed at achieving positive real returns and therefore protecting the purchasing power of capital from rises in interest rates and inflation.” This is how Fabio Bariletti

The US remains promising

October 23 2014

A stormy climate has dominated markets over the past few days, which this is precisely why, pausing to reflect on the widespread agitation, we unearth ideas that help us decide what our next few moves should be, according to Michele Gesualdi, head of the Kairos multi-manager fund management team that focuses in particular on the strategies adopted for KIS America

Kairos celebrates its first 15 years

September 30 2014

On September 29th, clients, partners, reporters and countless friends crowded the new Kairos offices on Via San Prospero, in the heart of Milan. Hundreds of guests gathered for the official housewarming of the Group’s new headquarters, which opened its doors to those for whom the Group’s 140 + resources work every day.

This “open house” coincided with the fifteenth anniversary of the business which, established in 1999, has grown over the years and now operates around the world with offices on major international financial markets.

Kairos turns 15 and announces its new objectives

September 26 2014

A crowded press conference was held on the morning of September 24th as Kairos management publicly debuted the new headquarters on Via San Prospero, Milan. Meeting with reporters from major national newspapers, Paolo Basilico, the Group’s Chairman and CEO, and Fabio Bariletti, General Manager, made the most of the occasion to announce upcoming projects, objectives and reaffirm the identity of Kairos, which turns fifteen this year.

Seeking returns in a changing market

September 15 2014

“Until now, 2014 has been an ambivalent year for hedge funds. Generally speaking, active management underwent consolidation after an excellent 2013, but already as we look at early September, there seem to be signs of a dramatic improvement”. In a nutshell, expectations are high for the future of hedge funds according to Kairos manager Michele Gesualdi, who keeps a close eye on scenario developments from the Group’s London office.

Game change in Hong Kong and Shanghai

September 03 2014

Seventeen years after Hong Kong’s “return” to China, we are about to witness another momentous watershed for these two economies. The Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect is slated to take effect on October 13, “a bilateral program giving investors holding accounts with Hong Kong brokers access to stocks listed on the Shanghai market and Chinese investors access to the Hong Kong market”. Kairos analyst Moreno Tatangelo, based in London, explains the details and outlook of this groundbreaking new program.