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New Managers July 2014


Dear Opalesque Reader,

Welcome to the July 2014 issue of New Managers!

It is not an easy ride for many hedge funds with the new institutional investors now calling the tune; so Ian Hamilton offers some suggestions on due diligence and on transparency in this month's Scotstone Column. In Fund Profiles, David Malpass of Convector Capital talks about Japan's third arrow; Abdulaziz A. Alnaim of Mayar Capital about ethical value investing; and Kevin Miller of 1900 Investments about trading WTI futures. These reports are followed by a Focus article about the emerging manager landscape in France.

You will also find our usual list of recent maiden Launches in the alternative funds arena, and roundups of the latest news and views relevant to the emerging hedge fund community in in Emerging Manager Bulletin, in Seeder's Corner and in Perspectives.

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