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New Managers December 2013

Editorial

Dear Opalesque Reader,

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

The 2013 Year-End 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 review of the latest news, views and findings relevant to the space in News & Perspectives.

In Seeders' Corner, we report on the latest developments at NewAlpha, Mariner, Sun Hung Kai, and in China. In Launches, we find out about the recent maiden fund launches. In Fund Profiles, read about Midwest Advisors' real estate long/short fund, Strategis' market neutral strategy, Monte Capital's long/short equity fund and SA2's global fundamental quantitative macro fund. Finally, we hear about Meridian's new acceleration platform for emerging funds in Servicers' Spot.

Don't forget, as a subscriber, you can access past issues of New Managers in our Archive here: www.opalesque.com/Archive-New-Managers.html.

Wishing you happy holidays!

Benedicte Gravrand Editor gravrand@opalesque.com

 

Benedicte Gravrand

Opalesque New Manager is edited by Benedicte Gravrand. Based near Geneva, Benedicte also writes exclusive stories and special reports for Opalesque's daily hedge fund publication, the Alternative Market Briefing (AMB), and occasionally moderates Opalesque Roundtables. Benedicte is perfectly bilingual (French/English) and has lived in Paris, Geneva and London. Sheobtained a BA (Honours) in Philosophy from the University of London, workedin the publishing sector, the ......................

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