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New Managers July 2013

Editorial

Dear Opalesque Reader,

Welcome to New Managers' new user-friendly, real time format!

As subscribers, you have been receiving real time the New Managers news reports in the last 30 days, and this issue - the first of its kind - is the condensed version of them all. Enjoy!

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The July-August 2013 issue of New Managers starts with the latest EManagers indices results and a list of the new funds in the EManagers database. It ends with the customary recapitulation of recent maiden fund Launches and related matters, and a review of the latest news, views and findings relevant to the space in News & Perspectives.

In Assorted New Managers Articles, hear about the launch of a new CTA business called County Cork, the backing of new Australian hedge funds, the many startups in the Gulf region, and Signet funds of hedge funds' penchant for early stage investing.

In Seeders' Corner, Australian family office Scout Global takes on early stage risk, Horton Point fills a gap for emerging systematic managers, FRM seeds into artificial intelligence, and Emergence starts a seeding sub-fund for equity strategies.

In Servicers' Spot, EAM takes on an incubator-coordinator role, the new ClearVest platform wants to be a bridge for investors and emerging managers; and Global Prime Partners seeks to support emerging Asian hedge fund managers.

In Profiles, Sebastien Bossu describes the Ogee Structured Opportunities fund, and Amir Shaked the Shaked Opportunity fund of hedge funds.

Andrew Cohan of Macoma Capital Group notes in this month's Guest Article that there are entrepreneurs out there who are achieving results, albeit with little visibility.

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