14 Jul 2022

SBAI Welcomes New Stakeholders: Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore and Acasta Partners

Investor Chapter
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Investment Office

Young and research intensive, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in engineering, business, science, humanities, arts, social sciences, education and medicine. NTU is home to world-class institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering. The Investment Office manages the endowment fund of NTU, to preserve and enhance its real purchasing power while providing a relatively predictable, stable, and constant stream of earnings for the spending requirements of the university.

Acasta Partners

Acasta Partners manages multidisciplinary hedge fund vehicles across a number of strategies, including convertibles, credit, distressed, mining, metals, commodities and volatility trading. The business was founded in 2009 as Polygon’s convertible business and rebranded in March 2022. Acasta has offices in New York, London and Florida. TFG Asset Management owns a non-controlling interest in this business and provides infrastructure and other services. Further information on Acasta is available at www.acasta.com.