Big-name multi-strat players out in front as the good numbers keep coming


The big multi-strategy and mixed arbitrage players continued to make excellent progress in April - with strong returns again from the flagship funds of well-known managers such as Michael Hintze, Philippe Jabre, Mike Platt, Aziz Nahas and Lee Robinson.

Robinson's Trafalgar Special Situations was up almost 5% on the month, with Trafalgar Multi-Strategy returning almost 2%. Hintze's CQS Directional Opportunities had another strong month, gaining 2.85% for a year-to-date return of almost 14% - while Jabre's JabCap Multi Strategy Fund followed close behind with a monthly number of 2.81% and a return for the year of almost 13%.

Nahas's flagship