LGT Capital Partners launches a UCITS version of the Crown Managed Futures Fund
Tue Sep 21, 2010
UCITS versions of hedge funds will give investors more choice to access funds like the Crown Managed Futures Fund, Werner von Baum partner of Swiss based LGT Capital Partners told Absolute UCITS.
The master version of the fund, Crown Managed Futures, is a
fund of funds in managed futures and global market trends. Was
launched 10 years ago and it has $670 million assets under
management. The UCITS fund, like the master fund, has two
primary goals in the mid to long term: to achieve absolute
positive performance; and to provide diversification to
portfolios that use traditional assets such as equities, cash
and bonds, according to
Werner von Baum
He says: "This fund is interesting for clients who have
traditional portfolios, to which this product can be added to
help achieve uncorrelated positive returns. Crown Managed
Futures predominately caters to institutional clients, like
pension funds and insurance companies. However, the
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
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