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OXIP launches new retail scheme including exposure to hedge funds


Defined contribution pension fund members will be given exposure to hedge funds via a fund managed by Oxford Investment Partners – in another that demonstrates the growing ‘retailisation’ of the sector.

IM OXIP Diversified Growth Fund is a non-UCITS retail scheme, but a fund of alternative funds that prices daily, which the company believes to be the first such fund launched in the UK market.

It gives DC pension fund members exposure to a wide range of global investment strategies - including hedge funds, commodities, insurance and property, as well as equities and bonds.

OXIP’s aim, through its new