Papy joined the company in 2007. He holds a bachelor degree in econometrics from the Université des Sciences et Technologie de Lille, a DESS – International Financial Analysis from Ecole Supérieure des Affaires de Lille, as well as a Master in Science – Financial Engineering, from HEC Montreal. His expertise in financial and econometric mathematics is put to work in the identification, analysis and validation of investment opportunities for the Amethyst Arbitrage Fund. Holder of the CFA title since 2011, his expertise covers convertible securities & merger/acquisition arbitrage, as well as other equity quant strategies. Before joining the firm, Papy worked as credit analyst for the Banque of France.
Even though the period was marked by an unusual combination of upward trends, on both the equity and bond markets, and by a remarkable about-face by the U.S. Federal Reserve (the Fed), the Amethyst Fund performed well at the start of the year. The Fund’s three segments were able to seize opportunities and deliver attractive […]