Old Mutual mulls new flagship systematic launch
Thu Jan 26, 2012
Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK) is mulling the launch of a new
systematic fund that would combine its existing suite of
quant-based offerings with the aim of expanding the
firm’s well-performing hedge fund operation and
increasing its institutional investor penetration.
Under the overall leadership of Paul Simpson,
OMAM’s systematic investments team runs three
quant-based products: the $305 million Global Statistical
Arbitrage Fund (GSAF), led by Simpson himself; the Global
Equity Absolute Return (GEAR) equity market-neutral UCITS fund,
managed by Ian Heslop; and the relatively new OMAM Managed
The global stat arb fund has performed well...
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
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