AIS Garners Interest In C Shares

Feb 21 2007 | 11:51am ET

Alternative Investment Strategies has raised £101 million (US$197 million) for its C Class Sterling Hedged shares, set to begin trading on Feb. 22.

AIS currently has 30 hedge fund investments across nine different hedge fund strategies and five regions, and the new proceeds will be invested in existing and new hedge fund investment opportunities, according to the firm.
 
Alan Djanogly, head of investments for International Asset Management, the investment manager for AIS, said, “Interest in hedge fund investments continues to be increasingly popular and we are very excited to see that this issue has attracted demand from a wide range of both existing and new investors.”


In Depth

Q&A: Sancus Capital And The Disruption Of The CLO Market

Oct 5 2017 | 6:28pm ET

Traditional collateralized loan obligation (CLO) funds in the U.S. market can offer...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

Finding Success as Alternatives Converge

Oct 9 2017 | 4:00pm ET

Rising interest among institutional investors over the past several years has led...

 

From the current issue of