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GAM plots more UCITS roll-outs, adds Wadhwani to growing range


GAM, the institutional multi-manager firm that manages around $50 billion on behalf of clients, is planning to grow its single-manager UCITS III fund range this year with more regulated hedge fund strategies.

Sushil Wadhwani

GAM has just unveiled its latest internal UCITS hedge fund roll-out with the launch of the GAM Star Emerging Markets fund run by long-time in-house manager Paul McNamara, formerly with Julius Baer and Augustus.

The firm considers hedge funds in the UCITS format to be a core part of its strategy this year and has already announced five launches in the past