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The Millennium Wave Fund (MWF)

Tuesday, April 03, 2007
MWF is a fund of alternative funds that invests in non-directional, niche strategies where barriers to entry tend to be high.

A SQUARE :: 03Apr07 The Millennium Wave Fund (MWF)
Category Alternatives
Author Sona Blessing

MFW is a fund of hedge funds that invests in non-directional, niche strategies where barriers to entry tend to be high. The portfolio aims to achieve low correlations among the underlying funds and to traditional assets classes. It targets returns of 12-18% pa

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