Cantillon ramps up volatility in U.S. fund


William von Mueffling's Cantillon Capital Management is responding to investor hunger for high returns - and recognition that such returns require risk-taking - by rolling out a more volatile version of its hedge fund that targets U.S. stocks.

 William von Mueffling

The bad news for investors is that $8.34 billion Cantillon - which has long been closed to new hedge fund investments - is taking no fresh capital for the new vehicle. Rather, Cantillon US will initially accept only transfers of funds from the existing $1 billion Cantillon US Low Volatility.

But the benefit to investors