Fund launches & closures

Arnott on the comeback trail with quant Asia strategy

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Kenny Arnott
Kenny Arnott, Asian hedge fund veteran and Tudor alumni, is marking his second innings with launch of The Arnott Tactical Trading Strategy (Asia) in 2012. The fund will have a quantitative long/short equity strategy trading predominantly single stocks in Asia.

Sydney-based Arnott previously ran the highly successful Arnott Opportunities Fund (seeded at launch in 2005 by legendary US manager Paul Tudor Jones), with an AUM of $850 million at its peak. Having founded Arnott Capital in 1999, he is seen as one of the pioneers of the Asian hedge fund space.

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