Hedge Funds

High-performing LMR re-opens flagship strategy, lines up new Global Opportunities launch for 2012


LMR Partners, the London-based hedge fund boutique that manages the successful trading-oriented LMR Fund, has reopened the strategy for additional investment and is planning to launch a new version of the fund early next year, which will offer greater capacity.

The fund runs three core strategies: short-term discretionary macro, systematic equity market-neutral and managed futures.

Established early last year by founders Ben Levine, Andrew Manuel and Stefan Renold, LMR has notched up an impressive track record since starting to trade in February 2010. It made just over 30% last year, with only one down month, and is on