Hedge Funds

Strong start to credit firm Capital Four’s first long/short


Capital Four Management is now beginning to market its opportunistic long/short fund to external investors

Capital Four Management, the Copenhagen-based credit firm that manages $3 billion in long-only money, has been running an opportunistic long/short fund internally for a year and is now beginning to market it to investors.

The firm’s Credit Opportunities Fund launched in January 2010 with a combination of partner capital and money from a select number of existing investors. The fund is currently running $10 million and the firm has lined up commitments that are due to come in during the first quarter.

The strategy has made a very good start, returning 43% before fees in 2010. It has