Press Commentaries

Financial Times

4. November 2020

“Hedge funds bet against lasting US election-induced market turmoil”
Firms wager that Wall Street expectations for increased volatility in months ahead are overdone

Financial Times

26. August 2020

“Turbulent markets upend volatility hedge funds”
Hedge funds that bet on market volatility have turned out to be some of the biggest losers from the financial turmoil that struck in March. … “Short volatility is quite brutal when it comes to performance characteristics,” said Tindaro Siragusano …

CME Group

14. April 2020

“FX Futures: Why They Matter in Currency Overlay Management“

In April 2020, CME Group and 7orca collaborated to discuss why currency overlay managers are using futures, and why 7orca is using CME’s listed FX products specifically, to gain the exposure and returns they require.


8. August 2019

“7orca Asset Management: An FX overlay manager that uses best execution toolsets and TCA to increase customer value 
Recent changes in the FX market structure have led to challenges for many buyside market participants. These changes also offer opportunities that need to be seized.


28. May 2019

“Ex-Berenberg Bankers Raise $2.2 Billion,Take On FX Markets”
7orca Asset Management AG, a Hamburg-based company set up by eight former Berenberg bankers, has raised almost 2 billion euros ($2.2 billion) in customer money in the first 18 months after its launch, Chief Executive officer Tindaro Siragusano said in an interview.

11. April 2019

“An Independent Asset Manager takes on volatile FX markets”
Futures markets are helping 7orca offer the flexible investment solutions demanded by its growing client base


29. November 2018

“Eight Ex-Berenberg Bankers Build $1.7 Billion Asset Manager”
More German bankers are finding success by venturing into self-employment.

OpenMarkets CME Group

21. August 2018

“An independent asset manager takes on volatile FX markets”
Futures markets are helping 7orca offer the flexible investment solutions demanded by its growing client base.

Investment Europe

14. May 2018

“7orca introduces machine learning in active currency overlay management”
7orca Asset Management AG (7orca) has introduced a quantitative investment process to actively hedge currency risks.


8. January 2018

“Berlin pension fund backs ex-Berenberg bankers’ startup“
The pension fund for Berlin’s dentists’ association has taken an equity stake in and awarded a currency overlay mandate to 7orca, a new German institutional asset manager.

de en


The content of our website is exclusively directed at professional investors in accordance with section 31a (2) WpHG. Therefore, we do not take the guidelines of section 4 WpDVerOV into account for the presentation of information for private clients. Thus, the contents detailed on our website are not suitable for private investors.

Our website uses cookies (see button at the bottom left) in order to improve user-friendliness. You will find more detailed information about the use of cookies also in our legal notices.

By using the following button to go to our website, you confirm that you are a professional investor in accordance with the WpHG and that you have read and understood the legal notices.


de en