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Korean Teachers uses Man for alternatives


The Korean Teachers Credit Union has chosen Man Investments to advise it on alternatives as it looks to increase its holdings in hedge funds.

The scheme, which has total assets of 17.2 trillion Korean won, intends to up its hedge fund exposure in line with overall aims to manage its overall risk and diversify its investment portfolio. The strategic partnership agreement with Man, it believes, is an important step that will enable it to better select funds of funds and direct investments in the hedge fund sphere.

KTCU is one of Korea's public funds, promoting the welfare of all teachers