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Jan 26 2011 | 2:39am ET
Martin Currie Investment Management has launched a new managed account product for its new long/short equity team. The Scottish firm announced that Michael Browne and Steven Frost, who joined the firm when it acquired Sofaer Capital's European long/short business, will manage the Lyxor/Martin Currie Europe Fund.
The new vehicle is the fourth Martin Currie has launched on the Lyxor Asset Management managed account platform.
"We have a long and successful relationship of working with Lyxor and currently manage Japan, China multi-cap and global resources managed accounts for them," Alastair Barrie, global head of hedge fund sales at the Scottish firm, said. "We are pleased that the European Hedge Fund is joining them.
Martin Currie acquired the Sofaer business, and Browne and Frost with it, in July. The two men have managed the European fund since the beginning of 2001.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…