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Okeanos Shipping Fund

Tuesday, July 17, 2007
The fund generates performance by exploiting the persistent opportunities resulting from inefficiencies within the dry shipping market. It invests in both the derivatives and the physical shipping market.

A SQUARE :: 17Jul07 Okeanos Shipping Fund
Category Shipping
Faculty Thomas Hartwig
Expertise Shipping
Author Sona Blessing
Faculty Name
Blends HF Navigator’s sector specific expertise (chartering and FFAs - forward freight agreements) with Aquila Capital’s hedge fund expertise
Physical freight market: volatility has greatly increased over the past 4 years and is expected to stay high
(Performance is extracted from volatility which is high - max.20%)
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