Over more than 11 years, Laurent Saglio has been a top
performer in long/short European equity. Now, backed by his
long track record, he is using the UCITS market to add a
It is a sign of Laurent Saglio's character that, not content
with having run two of Europe's best-performing and most
respected hedge funds for more than 11 years, his ambition
Saglio's Zadig Asset Management - whose slogan for many years
was "Life's too short to be long" - plans to launch a long-only
UCITS product that can go head to head with the -mutual fund
industry's big names.
The plan is not as surprising as it might at first appear,
given that Saglio's success has been based on a
high-conviction, research-driven value stock-picking style not
dissimilar to that used by Warren Buffett or Peter Lynch.
Launched in 2005, Zadig rose from the ashes...