Multi-strat managers keep returns coming


Michael Hintze's CQS Directional Opportunities and Philippe Jabre's Jabcap Multi-Strategy continue to figure prominently in the multi-strategy and mixed arbitrage category, with the two highly experienced managers generating good returns again in February.

CQS Directional Opps was up by 2.59% for a six-month return of 23.62% and a 12-month return of 56.27%, while Jabcap Multi-Strat was up 2.21% for a stellar 12-month return of 91.30% and a six-month gain of just over 13%.

Aziz Nahas' 1798 Relative Value fund, another of the star multi-strat performers in 2009, also had another solid month in February - up by 1.43% for a