Hedge Funds

Ex-TCI man Tran weathers stormy start with AlphaTran equity venture


Tran and his team at the Thames River-backed fund have had to adapt their fundamental value investing style to cope with the extreme volatility in world markets since launch in May

Ex-TCI man Damien Tran has weathered the stormiest of starts with his AlphaTran long/short global equity fund - having launched last May, just before the worst rout to hit world markets in decades.

Damien Tran

Although the fund showed a loss of 9.16% to the end of last year, it outperformed the MSCI World index by 36% and compared favorably to the EuroHedge global equity