Thursday, 23 October 2014
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Jul 28 2014 | 11:10am ET
Winton Capital Management’s long-only stock fund has topped US$1 billion in assets for the first time.
The five-year-old Winton Global Equities Fund has been the beneficiary of a number of mandates from U.S. public pension funds over the past three months, as well as of its continued strong performance: The fund, which rose nearly 30% last year, is up 7.5% this year.
Winton manages a total of US$25 billion.
Winton last month launched two regional versions of the long-only strategy, one focused on North America and the other on Europe.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
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