Hedge Funds

Lucerne roars back with value approach to European equities


Based in New York and Amsterdam, Pieter Taselaar and Thijs Hovers adopt a long-term strategy to mid-cap long/short equity investing that comes with a fair degree of volatility

Although many hedge funds that lost money in the market freefall last year have recouped at least some of their losses this year, very few have bounced back as sharply as Lucerne Capital Management.

Pieter Taselaar and Thijs Hovers

The US and Amsterdam-based manager of deep value long/short European equity hedge funds has gained a stunning 103% this year to the end of September