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Cenk Utkan, Strateji Securities

Cenk Utkan, Strateji Securities: “Most Turkish equity funds are index followers, some are market timers, but only a few are active in stock-picking”

Tue, 03/04/2012 - 20:35

Cenk Utkan (pictured), marketing director of Turkish specialist equity manager Strateji Securities, expects more individual and institutional investment to flow to the sector in the future to capitalise on the country’s vigorous economic growth, especially as falling interest rates reduce the appeal of the fixed-income funds. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Ross Hollyman, Investment Director, GAM: "We are cautiously optimistic but do expect the volatile conditions to persist"

The Hedgeweek Interview: Ross Hollyman, Investment Director, GAM: "We are cautiously optimistic but do expect the volatile conditions to persist"

Tue, 23/09/2008 - 16:49

Ross Hollyman, Investment Director responsible for UK and European equity mandates at GAM, discusses the strategy that underpins the new GAM Star Absolute EuroSystematic fund. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: James Hulse, Cumulus Climate Fund: "The US election will change the landscape for alternative energy companies"

The Hedgeweek Interview: James Hulse, Cumulus Climate Fund: "The US election will change the landscape for alternative energy companies"

Thu, 14/02/2008 - 17:52

James Hulse, fund manager of the newly-launched Cumulus Climate Fund, which seeks to profit from the financial impact of climate change, says post-Bali negotiations could dramatically spee »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Peter Nicholas, CIO, EN Asset Management: Stress-testing through a 9/11 scenario

The Hedgeweek Interview: Peter Nicholas, CIO, EN Asset Management: Stress-testing through a 9/11 scenario

Thu, 01/06/2006 - 17:00

Peter Nicholas outlines the investment strategy and processes that drive EN Asset Management's Japan-focused fund. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Using local market insight to drive performance: Conor O'Mara, Co-Manager, HSBC Global Technology Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Using local market insight to drive performance: Conor O'Mara, Co-Manager, HSBC Global Technology Fund

Thu, 20/10/2005 - 18:13

Conor O'Mara outlines the investment processes that drive the HSBC Global Technology Fund, which was launched on 1 September 2005. HW: What is the backgroun »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Disciplined process generates consistent returns: Ben Walker, Co-Manager of the Gartmore Global Equity Hedge Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Disciplined process generates consistent returns: Ben Walker, Co-Manager of the Gartmore Global Equity Hedge Fund

Mon, 26/09/2005 - 07:13

The Gartmore Global Equity Hedge Fund was launched on 1 March 2005 and is managed by Neil Rogan & Ben Walker. »

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

The Hedgeweek Interview: Focusing on the Canadian Story: Veronika Hirsch, portfolio manager of the BluMont Hirsch Long/Short Offshore Fund

Thu, 23/06/2005 - 18:21

Veronika Hirsch, Chief Investment Officer & Lead Portfolio Manager of Canada's BluMont Capital, outlines the firm's investment approach, products and strategy. »

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