Opalesque Industry Update - Silverstone Capital, a leading London-based equity long/short hedge fund manager that specializes in investments in the global automotive industry and related fields, today announced solid monthly performance numbers for May 2010 in what has been a highly challenging month for equity markets around the world. The flagship Silverstone Fund delivered a gross return of +4.92% for the month taking YTD gross performance to +5.31%, whilst the Monza Fund posted a gross return of +6.77% in May. Monza has year-to-date delivered a positive gross return of +10.65%.|
Silverstone was founded in May 2004, and today manages investments in equity and equity linked products. The firm currently manages the Silverstone Fund and the Monza Fund. The flagship Silverstone Fund opened to outside investors in July 2004. Silverstone has throughout Q2 of 2010 continued to see strong international investor demand for its funds products, and the strong May numbers further reaffirms the unique advantages of the investment philosophy in the Silverstone Fund and the Monza Fund.
Saul Rubin, Founding Partner, Silverstone commented on May’s solid performance numbers: “ We are pleased with the May result but we continue to look forwards. Our intention continues to be to deliver good returns over the long run irrespective of the overall market conditions.” Corporate website: Source