Monthly Archives: January 2020

News: China hedge funds up 16.83% in 2019

The Eurekahedge Greater China Hedge Fund Index ended 2019 up 16.83% on the back of the region’s underlying equity market rally. The US$29.4 billion mandate has seen US$2.0 billion of performance growth, offset by US$0.3 billion of investor redemptions over the year.

News: Help For Children appoints Vanessa Hemavathi as Asia head

Vanessa Hemavathi with Hedge Funds Club boss Stefan Nilsson

Privium’s Vanessa Hemavathi with Hedge Funds Club boss Stefan Nilsson in Hong Kong in 2019

 

 

Vanessa Hemavathi, Head of Investment Services in Asia for Privium Fund Management in Hong Kong, has been appointed as head of the Asian chapter of hedge fund industry charity Help For Children. Prior to joining Privium in 2019, Hemavathi spent three years as program director for the Henley Executive Hedge Fund Program. Help For Children, founded in 1998 by representatives of the hedge fund industry, is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse.

News: Ashley Tang joins Boothbay

Ashley Tang

Ashley Tang

 

Ashley Tang has joined New York-headquartered multi-strategy investment firm Boothbay Fund Management in a Hong Kong-based business development role. Her responsibilities will include sourcing emerging Asian hedge fund investments and assisting in due diligence. Since graduating from Queen’s University in Canada, Tang has spent a number of years with the Hong Kong-based hedge fund platform business of OP Investment Management.