Company

An award winning alternative investment specialist, Signet has been offering multi-asset class investment solutions to institutions, pension funds, banks, family offices and wealth managers for 25 years. Signet Capital Management Limited, authorized and regulated by the FCA and based in London, acts as fund investment management company and principal fund distributor.

Philosophy

Anchored by the collective wisdom gained from 25 years of experience, Signet’s investment philosophy centers on opportunity, capital preservation, sound risk management and rigorous manager and portfolio research.

Signet performs rigorous bottom-up analysis within a top-down framework. Guided by a global perspective, strategic investment decisions are made based on macroeconomic trends and market dynamics.

History

Signet founded by Robert Marquardt, first fund launched

   

Senior Partner, Dr. Serge Umansky, joined Signet

Signet launched Global Fixed Income Fund, flagship

Signet started gold-denominated share classes, closed in 2011 with return of over 300% versus the dollar

Group AUM reached over USD 3.5 billion as Signet managed Global Fixed Income, Equity, Emerging Market and other hedge fund mandates

Client base: UK, US and Swiss pension funds as well as banking platforms: Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Lehman Brothers, Deutsche Bank etc. for ultra-  high net worth investors

Signet limited losses in 2008 – Equity Market Neutral HF finished 2008 flat

Signet structured a Dublin-based UCITS V platform

US, European and Asian High Income, Short Duration strategies

Signet closed 14-yr old Global Fixed Income Fund due to limited opportunity

Signet expanded the Shareholder base with Roman Fetisov and Dmitry Evenko joining Signet as Partners

Signet acquired a shareholding in M2M Bank, Latvia, renamed Signet Bank

Executive Board and Senior Team Members

Sally Jenkins, Analyst

David Banner, Portfolio Manager

Bruce Wayne, Risk Manager

Alexander Luther, Sales & Marketing

Robert Marquardt – Group Chairman and Founding Partner
Co-Head of Investment Management and member of Signet’s Investment Committee, has well over 25 years of experience with Fixed Income and Hedge Fund investing across strategies. He is responsible for overall portfolio management and the development of Signet’s investment strategy.

Serge Umansky – Founding Partner
Co-Head of Investment Management and member of Signet’s Investment Committee, is responsible for Signet’s portfolio construction. Serge's direction of research and development efforts has resulted in a cutting-edge proprietary risk management system.

Dmitry Evenko – Senior Partner
Prior to joining Signet as Senior Partner in 2015, Dmitry was the Founding Partner and CEO of Spectrum Partners, a leading hedge fund management firm (over $300m AUM) focusing on Russia and CIS. From 1995 to 2000, Dmitry Evenko was Head of Capital Markets and President of Fleming UCBthe Russian arm of Robert Fleming & Co.

Roman Fetisov – Partner

Roman started his career at Bank of America Merrill Lynch as an Investment Banker. Prior to joining Signet, Roman co-founded Martingale Capital Partners - investing primarily across Emerging Markets via Martingale Emerging Markets Fund. Roman holds an MBA degree from Stanford Graduate School of Business.

About Us

An award winning fixed income specialist, Signet has been offering multi-asset class investment solutions to High Net Worth Individuals and Institutional Investors for over 20 years. Signet Capital Management Limited ("SCML"), authorized and regulated by the FCA and based in London, acts as fund investment management company and principal fund distributor. SCML is advised notably by Signet Research & Advisory SA ("SRA"), located in Switzerland. Signet’s range of portfolios is available via Signet UCITS Funds plc, an Ireland based, UCITS V compliant, umbrella fund company or via a BVI fund platform called Signet Multi-Manager Inc. ("SMMI").

Our Executive Board

Tex Winter, CEO

Walter White, Senior Portfolio Manager

Clark Kent, COO

Our Team

Sally Jenkins, Analyst

David Banner, Portfolio Manager

Bruce Wayne, Risk Manager

Alexander Luther, Sales & Marketing

Robert Marquardt – Senior Partner
Co-Head of Investment Management, has well over two decades of experience with Fixed Income. He is responsible for overall portfolio management and the development of Signet’s investment strategy.

Serge Umansky – Senior Partner
Co-Head of Investment Management, is responsible for Signet’s portfolio construction. Serge's direction of research and development efforts has resulted in a cutting-edge proprietary risk management system.

About Us

An award winning fixed income specialist, Signet has been offering multi-asset class investment solutions to High Net Worth Individuals and Institutional Investors for over 20 years. Signet Capital Management Limited ("SCML"), authorized and regulated by the FCA and based in London, acts as fund investment management company and principal fund distributor. SCML is advised notably by Signet Research & Advisory SA ("SRA"), located in Switzerland. Signet’s range of portfolios is available via Signet UCITS Funds plc, an Ireland based, UCITS V compliant, umbrella fund company or via a BVI fund platform called Signet Multi-Manager Inc. ("SMMI").

Our Executive Board

Tex Winter, CEO

Walter White, Senior Portfolio Manager

Clark Kent, COO

Our Team

Sally Jenkins, Analyst

David Banner, Portfolio Manager

Bruce Wayne, Risk Manager

Alexander Luther, Sales & Marketing

Robert Marquardt – Senior Partner
Co-Head of Investment Management, has well over two decades of experience with Fixed Income. He is responsible for overall portfolio management and the development of Signet’s investment strategy.

Serge Umansky – Senior Partner
Co-Head of Investment Management, is responsible for Signet’s portfolio construction. Serge's direction of research and development efforts has resulted in a cutting-edge proprietary risk management system.