Fullerton puts in place a powerful platform
Since 2003, when Fullerton Fund Management made the
transition from the investment arm of Temasek Holdings to
become a fully fledged investment company in its own right, it
has become an increasingly important player in Singapores
alternative asset management world.
Four years on, alternative investments including fund of
hedge funds, hedge funds and absolute return long-only funds
account for approximately a third of Fullertons total
assets under management.
Three funds of hedge funds and various managed accounts are
run by a six-strong fund of hedge funds team, headed by Shirin
Ismail. The three pillars of the Fullerton investment
philosophy are diversification for stability, strategic
allocation and manager selection through rigorous due
The team has a global remit but with an Asian focus. While
funds are sought all around the world, those that invest in
Asia, either from within...