Hedge Funds

Veteran Millgate operation boosts global presence after stellar 2008


Former Tiger international equity manager James Lyle and ex-Salomon man Martin Woodcock are expanding their US and UK-based firm after 12 years in the business

There are not many long/short equity funds that have been going for over a decade, run over $1 billion in assets and are still barely known in their home country. But Millgate Capital Inc, the global non-US value-based fund founded in December 1997 by British duo James Lyle and Martin Woodcock, is one.

Martin Woodcock

Nor are there many hedge fund firms that are in expansion mode after the meltdown of 2008,