Funds of Hedge Funds

KTO to focus on Asian emerging managers

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Tokyo-based KTO Capital Partners is the latest Asian firm to attempt to harness the high volatility but high return potential of the Asian emerging manager space. The new Japanese fund of hedge funds firm is planning to pour up to $333 million in new emerging Asia-focused hedge funds this year, according to AsiaHedge. KTO's intention is to find top-quality next generation managers that will form the bedrock of the Asian hedge fund industry going forward.

KTO has been started by Satoko Koshida, formerly of Investor Select Advisors, who is