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New Managers July 2013

Profiles: The Ogee Structured Opportunities Fund; the Shaked Opportunity fund of hedge funds.

 

Tail risk is the best place for Ogee Structured Fund at this time

Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia forĂ‚ New Managers:

Sebastien Bossu

Sebastien Bossu, principal at New York-based hedge fund firm Ogee Group, which manages the Ogee Structured Opportunities, Ltd., is working to launch several alpha-generating strategies, such as volatility and correlation arbitrage. But in the meantime, he feels that tail risk is the best place for his firm to be. "Our fund's strategy is to invest the capital in lower-risk securities such as investment-grade bonds (the beta layer) while selling tail risk on select underlying assets using equity derivatives (the alpha layer)," he says in an interview with Opalesque.

The Ogee Structured Opportunities Fund is currently featured in Opalesque Solutions' Emerging Managers Database.

Read the full article here: http://www.opalesque.com/647216/Tail_risk_is_the_best_place_for_Ogee721.html

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Shaked Capital Advisors performs well with strongest tail winds for long and head winds for short exposure

Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia for New Managers:

Amir Shaked

Shaked Capital Advisors is enjoying strong returns despite volatilities in the markets and the sell off last June, says Managing Partner Amir Shaked. The asset manager runs the fund of hedge funds Shaked Opportunity Fund, which is currently featured in Opalesque Solutions' Emerging Managers Database.

"The fund is perf......................

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