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Och-Ziff swells growing US line-up with UCITS launch


A new European multi-strategy UCITS offering from top US-headquartered multi-strategy hedge fund group Och-Ziff Capital Management is the latest fund to be launched on the Bank of America Merrill Lynch UCITS platform.

The investment objective of the Luxembourg-domiciled Och-Ziff European Multi-Strategy UCITS Fund is to achieve consistent, absolute returns with low volatility – primarily by seeking to exploit pricing inefficiencies in equity and debt securities of European companies.

The fund employs a team-driven investment process led by Och-Ziff’s long-standing head of European investments, Michael Cohen. It pursues a diversified investment approach across long/short equity special situations, merger arbitrage,