Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Apr 23 2007 | 1:55pm ET
Atlanta-based Cedarcroft Capital recently teamed up with Toronto-based SD Baker & Associates to launch an offshore version the SD Baker North American Opportunity Fund. The new equity long/short vehicle, the Cedarcroft Offshore Fund, was launched in November and has returned an estimated 3.25% since inception through March.
The offshore vehicle, which currently manages $11 million, uses a bottom-up fundamental approach and invests in both the Canadian and U.S. markets. The fund is being managed by SD Baker founder Scott Baker, and is looking to capture uptrends within the commodities, healthcare, financial services and cleantech sectors, according to fund documents.
Currently, the fund allocates the bulk of its capital to the heath-care (19.8%), metals (16.55%), and wealth management (17.5%) sectors.
The offshore fund charges fees of 2/20 and offers monthly redemptions with 30 days notice.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...