Julian Barnett, the former manager of Polar Capital's
star-performing Paragon long/short equity fund who left the
firm last year, is planning a May launch for the Ridley Park
Paragon fund following the creation in October of his new
Ridley Park Capital operation.
The strategy will be the same that Barnett successfully
developed and deployed at Polar. Since its inception in April
2004, the performance of the Polar Paragon fund had been
stellar - racking up an annualised return of some 28% over
nearly five years to the...