Hedge Funds

Henderson adds FX to expand range


UK-based institutional firm is looking to broaden its hedge fund platform into new asset classes and through selective acquisitions

The launch of a currency fund by Henderson Global Investors marks the next step in the firm's plan to diversify and expand its hedge fund platform, which has been further boosted by the recent acquisition of New Star and the strong recovery this year in the performance of its core stable of long/short equity strategies.

Donald Pepper

Under newly installed head of hedge funds Donald Pepper, a well-known industry figure who worked in prime brokerage at Goldman and