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Fund of hedge funds Altin announces half year results

Monday, September 03, 2012
Opalesque Industry Update - ALTIN, the $270m multi-strategy fund of hedge funds listed on the London and Swiss stock exchanges, announced its half year results for 2012 after close of market on 30 August 2012.

During the first half of the year, ALTIN outperformed the HFRI FoF Composite Index, posting a return of +1.80% in the first half of 2012, compared to +1.04% for the HFRI FoF Composite Index.

ALTIN continued to outperform the HFRI FoF Composite Index in August, posting a return of +2.58% in the YTD to 31 August 2012, compared to +1.75% for the HFRI FoF Composite Index.

ALTIN's portfolio is invested in over 30 hedge funds and continues to be highly liquid with a majority of its hedge fund investment offering a redemption frequency term of 3 months or less.

ALTIN has an annualised return of +6.39% since inception in December 1996 to end July 2012, compared to +4.86% for the HFRI Fund of Funds Composite Index.

Since inception to end July 2012, ALTIN has posted a return of +163.9% compared to +110.42% for the HFRI Fund of Funds Composite Index and +51.20% for the MSCI World Index. Press release

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