Syz & Co sets up advisory unit

Swiss Banking Group Syz & Co has launched a separate unit to advise private clients investing in hedge funds.

The Hedge Advisory Group, headed by Roberto Almaleh, executive vice-president, will offer services that include bespoke active hedge fund advisory discretionary management, setting up tailor-made structured products, arrangement of global custodian or sub-custodian services and leverage facilities for hedge fund portfolios.

Before joining Banque Syz & Co as a senior vice-president, Almaleh