Alternative UCITS reaching important milestone


This year heralds the point where many single manager alternative UCITS funds will reach at least two or three year track records.
This is the point that many fund managers have been waiting for – as this milestone marks the point where professional investors are more likely to make a commitment.

Some funds, since the growth of the alternatives UCITS sector, have opened and closed very quickly because they failed to capture investor imagination.

A difficult 2011 dogged the whole asset management world but was particularly challenging for UCITS-compliant alternative funds because it they represent a new sector.

However, the liquidity