Tadashi Mukai brings
20 years' investment experience to Epic Partners' new Wisdom of
Japan Fund, and puts its success down to using a combination of
Getting access to detailed Japan market
data is not difficult, and requires little skill, but knowing
how to use that data to run a successful hedge fund strategy
not only relies on access to lots of raw information, but also
a proven method of how best to interpret it, and the component
that can only be accumulated slowly - experience.
For Tadashi Mukai, the manager of Epic
Partners Investments' Wisdom of Japan Fund, experience has
shown that a market-neutral combination of quant and
fundamental analysis works best in Japan, and that the best
sell-side analysts are worth listening to in the search for the
The decision to launch the second Epic long/short fund grew
out of the...