Hedge Funds

IAM believes in the power of event driven and l/s equity

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International Asset Management, founded in 1989, sees the event driven market as one with positive returns and medium risk as M&A activity continues to recover. In the first quarter of 2011, there was increased activity in the US while in Europe, activity was stronger in Germany, France and the Netherlands than it is was in the UK and Italy.

For this reason, Morten Spenner, IAM’s chief executive officer, said that the firm continues to favour multi-strategy event driven managers that can be selective across a wide range of opportunities in equity and credit related event strategies across the