The Nomura Global Trend Fund, the onshore Japanese fund
launched by Man Group's AHL unit, has already grown to $2
billion in size, a jump of $500 million from where it was when
launched in late April.
The fund's success, according to AHL CEO Tim Wong, mirrors
the rebounding appetite for alternative investments and
especially managed futures across the region. AHL is a
quantitative managed futures manager with at least $22.8
billion of assets under management.
What made the Nomura fund unique was...