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Thames River unveils another absolute return UCITS fund


Thames River Capital, which is now owned by the F&C Group, has unveiled its latest absolute return UCITS fund.

The Thames River Global Emerging Markets Absolute Return Fund, which is planned to launch on 1 June, will be managed by Kristof Bulkai and Hugo Rogers, co-managers of the asset manager’s water and agriculture fund and Isis Fund, a global emerging markets long/short fund.

Kristof Bulkai from Thames River Capital

Bulkai and Rogers will join the F&C emerging equities team led by Jeff Chowdhry. Prior to the launch the pair will move to its parent company’s Liverpool