Launches & Closures

Ex-TT man Hobson off to a strong start with new EEA fund


Former TT European mid-cap equities manager John Hobson is off to a strong start with his new long/short equity fund at EEA Fund Management, the London-based investment boutique he joined earlier this year as CEO and head of its hedge fund business.

Launched in mid-July, the EEA European Long/Short Fund is up by over 18% after its first three months of trading - with the strategy pursuing the same fundamentally driven and stock-specific approach to European equities, predominantly in the sub-€5 billion market cap range, that brought success at TT over a number of years.

By the time Hobson left