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Richmond Park finalises acquisition of French hedge fund group Olympia Capital

Monday, April 18, 2011
Opalesque Industry Update – As announced in the Press Release of February 4th, Richmond Park Capital Holdings Limited, the holding company of Richmond Park Partners LLP, finalized on April 11th, 2011 the acquisition of the Olympia Group, previously owned by Sagard Private Equity Partners and its other shareholders.

The transaction was approved by the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) and the FSA (Financial Services Authority).

This acquisition frees the Olympia Group of any previous debt.

(press release)


Founded in 1989, Olympia Capital Management is an independent asset manager with $2.2 billion under management. Olympia Capital Management has an international presence, with 48 people in Paris, New York, London and Zurich including an investment team composed of 15 professionals with more than 8 years of experience on average. Olympia offers investors a large range of absolute return multi manager funds: both multi-strategy and thematic, as well as customized and sub-advisory portfolios. www.olympiacapitalmanagement.com

See last year Exclusive on Olympia:
Opalesque Exclusive: Swiss private bank Clariden Leu to launch UCITS fund of hedge funds with Olympia Capital Source

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