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May 12 2010 | 3:04am ET

Socially-responsible money management firm EquityStar Capital Management will launch a new hedge fund in June with plans to invest some of its profits in impoverished African countries.

EquityStar Global Partners will be a quantitative market-neutral fund, trading only the most liquid global companies, the Washington, D.C.-based firm said. The new fund, which is targeting annual returns of between 25% and 35%, features weekly liquidity and no lockup.


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