Funds of Hedge Funds Mergers & Acquisitions / Joint Ventures

Man creates new managed accounts business


Man's expertise in managed account investing is being combined with Glenwood's bottom-up manager selection and RMF's infrastructure to build one of the largest managed account platforms in the industry.

John Rowsell

The new integrated business will provide transparent access to hedge funds through fund of fund portfolios and customised solutions. Starting out with 70 managed accounts and combined fund of fund assets of $28 billion, Man is relying on economies of scale to help double the number of managed accounts in its portfolio by yearend.

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