Multi-strat players pile on more big gains


Mixed arbitrage and multi strategy funds added further gains in September, with many funds now well up on the year.

Philippe Jabre's Jabcap EMEA Fund gained 8.86% in September and is now up 48.31% this year, while the firm's flagship Jabcap Multi Strategy Fund (Class D1) gained 3.39% and is up by a stellar 79% YTD.

The 1798 Relative Value Fund had another big month (see separate story), while GLG Multi-Strategy returned 4.93% in September for a YTD gain of 16.22%.

BlueCrest's AllBlue netted a 4.24% gain in September for a YTD return of 18.75%, while Mike Platt's BlueCrest