Whitefield’s 32% YTD returns draw interest


Whitefield Capital Management, a Singapore-based, historically below-the-radar Asian equities specialist, is attracting considerable interest from a broad range of global investors, following a 32.8% return from its long-biased Whitefield Asian Opportunities Fund.

Benjamin Ng

The fund recently won the 2010 AsiaHedge Award in the Asia-ex Japan category.

The man behind the firm is Benjamin Ng, a 28-year veteran of the Asian markets who, prior to Whitefield, worked with United Overseas Bank, Morgan Grenfell and PrimePartners Investment Management.

The firm started out with a Korea fund in 2000 but closed it down due to commercial