Thursday, 18 September 2014
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Mar 1 2007 | 2:01pm ET
Cayman Islands-based AIMhedge Management recently launched a systematic diversified futures strategy. The new vehicle, the AIMhedge Global Diversified Fund, was up an estimated 3.67% as of Feb. 20 in its first two-and-one-half months of trading. It is currently managing some $5 million in assets.
The trend following fund trades futures contracts of stock indices, interest rate instruments, currencies, cross rates and tangible commodities, according to fund documents.
The fund is being managed by John Simes, founder of Global Futures & Options Inc., a boutique trading firm based in Florida, and Christian Holzner, who designed the firm’s current trading system.
The AIMhedge Global Diversified Fund charges fees of 3/20 with a €100,000 minimum investment requirement.
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