Articles by Amar Pandya

Alternative Arbitrage – October 2022

Written by Amar Pandya

Highlights The Fund initiated a position in the Twitter acquisition by Elon Musk. While this deal was a relatively bumpy ride, it’s also a great example of the contractual and legal strength of a definitive […]

November 24, 2022

Alternative Arbitrage – September 2022

Written by Amar Pandya

Dear Unitholders, The Pender Alternative Arbitrage Fund (PAAF) was down 1.1% in September, bringing year-to-date performance to 1.1% with one-year performance of 2.9%[1]. Download PDF  M&A Market Update M&A activity stalled in Q3 with a […]

October 18, 2022

Alternative Arbitrage – August 2022

Written by Amar Pandya

The Pender Alternative Arbitrage Fund (PAAF) marked one year since its inception on September 8, 2022 with performance of 4.3% since inception. The Fund was up 1.1% in August, bringing year to date performance to […]

September 14, 2022

Alternative Arbitrage – July 2022

Written by Amar Pandya

The Pender Alternative Arbitrage Fund (PAAF) ended the month of July 2022 with a NAV of $10.30 per unit[1]. Download PDF The first seven months of 2022 saw $2.3T of deals announced globally, the fourth […]

August 26, 2022

Alternative Arbitrage – June 2022

Written by Amar Pandya

Dear Unitholders, The Pender Alternative Arbitrage Fund (PAAF) ended the month of June 2022 with a NAV of $10.27 per unit[1]. Download PDF The first half of 2022 closed off with $2.2T of global M&A […]

July 13, 2022

The Commercialization of Space – Part 2

Written by Amar Pandya

I’m not the man they think I am at home…I’m a rocket man. It’s been an exciting summer in the race for human space exploration, with Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos successfully completing suborbital space […]

August 19, 2021

The Commercialization of Space – Part 1

Written by Amar Pandya

November 15, 2020 marked a historical milestone with the successful launch of the SpaceX Crew-1 Mission, transporting four astronauts aboard the Crew Dragon Resilience over 400km into orbit on a twenty-seven hour voyage to the […]

November 24, 2020