Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Jul 22 2010 | 1:45pm ET
NewSmith Asset Management is readying a UCITS III-compliant emerging markets hedge fund.
The new equity portfolio will launch in September with new hires Alaistair Candlish and Edward Cole at the helm. The NewSmith Emerging Markets Absolute Return Fund will debut with US$60 million in initial capital.
Candlish, who will serve as lead manager of the fund, will join the firm in September from BlueCrest Capital Management.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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