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Ex-Man Group fund manager leaves to establish new investment boutique
Richard Bateson, the ex-CIO of the multi-strategy Man AHL Dimension/Core Advanced fund, has left Man Group plc, the World's largest listed hedge fund with over $50bn of assets, to establish a new asset management company - London Quantitative Investments (LQI) based in Mayfair, London.
The new venture, LQI, is a boutique asset manager specialising in quantitative investments across a wide range of asset classes including equities, bonds, FX, commodities and credit. LQI has just launched its flagship product, the Multi-Strategy Certificates, which employ a variety of successful non-trend strategies to generate stable capital growth across all market cycles. Richard Bateson said "Trend following strategies have disappointed in recent years and many investors are now looking for an alternative. LQI will provide attractive, high liquidity strategies...