Hedge Funds

Argentina's Copernico hires for Lat Am fund

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Copernico Capital Partners this week announced the hire of Andre Caldas Oliveira to serve as an analyst for the firm's $193 million Copernico Latin America Strategic Fund.

In his new post, Oliveira will work on the fund's event-driven strategy, scouting for new opportunities and performing due diligence. Oliveira, a Brazilian national, will be based in the firm's Buenos Aires headquarters but will spend a substantial amount of his time on the Brazilian markets. Oliveira will also serve as a member of the firm's investment committee.

Oliveira joins Copernico from Bassini, Playfair, Wright, where he was a portfolio manager.