Hedge Funds

CSFB launches sector-specific funds based on indices


Credit Suisse First Boston announced its Hedge Fund Investments Group and Fund Linked Products Group have jointly launched a series of investment funds for active and index-linked platforms based on the 10 sectors in its CSFB/Tremont hedge fund universe.

The platform, Sector Plus, will enable investors to choose from among the 10 sector indices in the index and eight sector funds of funds managed by the CSFB Hedge Fund Investments Group. The group's sector and quantitative teams, along with CSFB's Fund Linked Products Group, will help investors construct custom portfolios based on their individual risk parameters and investment objectives.