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New Managers May 2014


Dear Opalesque Reader,

Welcome to the May 2014 issue of New Managers, which starts with the usual list of recent maiden Launches in the alternative funds arena.

Joining the EU is a bit of a Faustian pact, warns Ian Hamilton in this month's Scotstone Column, and hedge funds may lose their soul in the AIFMD. And Diane Harrison brings up Napoleon from the dead in a Guest article on the key warfare tactics that fund managers could follow to grow their business.

In Fund Profiles, we spoke to the managers at Eigenvector Capital, who have just launched their first fund, a systematic value-based strategy, at what they say is the right time.

You will find our usual roundup of the latest relevant news and views in Emerging Manager Bulletin, News & Perspectives, and Seeder's Corner.

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