Hedge Funds

Milltrust to add Asian equity players to multi-manager portfolio

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Milltrust International is looking to add several long/short Asian equity managers to its multi-manager platform early next year, says the firm’s Singapore-based CEO, Simon Hopkins.

The firm, which manages at least $105 million in assets, wants to provide a wider number of emerging markets specialists to complement its recently launched suite of UCITS IV funds.

It focused this year entirely on building its platform with long-biased managers attractive to institutional investors, and recently added UTI, an Indian mutual fund into its platform. Another manager focused on ASEAN will be added several weeks later, while a pan-Africa equity fund