Launches & Closures

Neptune unveils global long/short sector strategy


Neptune Investment Management is unveiling a long/short UCITS fund to meet the needs of clients and advisers who are increasingly allocating capital to alternative asset classes.

The Neptune Global Long/Short Sector Fund launches on 1 November 2011 and each of the Global Industry Classification Standard sectors will be represented by a basket of 20-50 large and liquid stocks that are correlated with global sector indices.

Ted Alexander: Fund manager

The exposure of the new fund to each sector basket will be determined by the positions of Neptune’s in-house global sector matrix and its long-only global