Future Fund urges instos to invest in hedge funds

The $141 billion Future Fund has called for more institutions to follow its lead and invest in the often controversial world of hedge funds to protect against a possible market…

May 14, 2018

Inside the Future Fund’s $22b hedge fund strategy

The chief investment officer of Australia’s $141 billion sovereign wealth fund has called on more investors to reconsider how they invest in hedge funds, which have evolved from “have a hunch,…

May 13, 2018

Stevens in new role at hedge fund investor

Perth-based hedge fund investor NWQ has signed up former Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens as it ramps up efforts to attract offshore investors to the Australian hedge fund scene.

September 27, 2017

What stocks the short-sellers have in their sights in 2017

Trump, Brexit and the carnage in the bond market caused only fleeting moments of panic in the dash for trash that was 2016 – when stocks of any quality shot…

January 6, 2017

Memo to investors in 2017: hedge your equities, and sell your bonds

Read Jonathan Horton’s latest column featured in The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age.
Jon Horton | The Sydney Morning Herald 4 January 2017

January 4, 2017

NWQ wins national fund manager award

West Perth-based NWQ Capital Management has beaten off competition from rivals in Sydney and Melbourne to be named Australia’s best hedge fund investor. Led by chief investment officer Jonathan Horton,…

September 16, 2016