We identify with:
- Managers with a differentiable or unique approach to their investment strategy.
- Investment teams of a high pedigree, proven performance and established track record.
- Alpha rather than Beta driven strategies with a low correlation to traditional markets.
- A high degree of transparency and professionalism.
- Managers who invest in niche areas.
- Highly diversified portfolios with a good balance of long and shorts where alpha is not only delivered through directional moves in the market.
- Those managers who measure and manage all aspects of their risk and where risk is central to the investment discipline.
- Managers who communicate effectively with their investor clients.
How we add value
- Our understanding of our investors and their manager selection process ensures that we choose the most relevant funds.
- From the initial introduction to the investment phase, we act as a support throughout the relationship with the investor.
- Our local market knowledge helps funds to adapt their marketing approach.
- We assist funds with creating bespoke products such as Ucits for onshore investors.
- Our regulatory knowledge expertise helps to add value as hedge funds establish their investor base in different countries.
Funds we are currently working with include:
- An Insurance Linked Strategy including a Cat Bond fund
- Global Distressed Debt & HIgh Yield Credit
- Emerging Markets Discretionary Macro Volatility Trading
- Discretionary Currency manager
- Managed Futures – Short and Long-Term HIgh Frequency Trend Followers
- European Long/Short Equity