Launches & Closures

Henderson lines up AlphaGen Diversified ‘best ideas’ vehicle


Andrew Formica
Henderson Global Investors is poised to unveil a novel multi-manager ‘best ideas’ long/short global equity product as a key step in expanding its enlarged hedge fund business in the wake of the firm’s acquisition of Gartmore last year.

The new AlphaGen Diversified Fund offering will offer investors access to the best ideas from a range of international non-US equity strategies that have been run successfully for many years under Gartmore’s long-established AlphaGen hedge fund banner – as well as Henderson’s highly-rated long/short equity strategies focused on Asia and Japan.

It will combine for