Hedge Funds

Gulf roots give TCP a different view


The Capital Partnership believes its strongly top-down approach is helping to create a genuine alternative to banks and fund houses for their local investors

By Claire Makin

Ahmed Ben Halim Ali Ojjeh

With its roots in the Gulf region and key personnel in London, The Capital Partnership has a very different take on the world from most of its competitors. TCP competes mainly on the same turf as big banks and fund houses, and so its ‘edge’ lies in giving its clients an extra dimension that they are unable to find elsewhere.

“Our value-added is to bring returns different from what they have, and to think of the world outside the classic paradigm of bonds and