One of the more high-profile launches scheduled for the
second half of this year in Europe is Apson Capital, a global
equity long/short fund headed up by ex-Deephaven manager
The fund is attracting considerable interest from investors
- including seed capital from one of the alternative investment
world's blue-chip names - and is scheduled to go live at the
start of July.
The approach - similar to that which Salet employed, very
successfully, as part of the multi-strategy fund at Deephaven
from 2005 to 2008 - falls under the heading of equity
long/short, but reflects Salet's breadth of experience.
Having begun his career as a trader of FX and