O'Dea's Crescendo fund tops e100m

The assets of the Crescendo European Fund Limited, managed by Zurich Scudder Investments has topped e100m. Darrell O'Dea, fund manager at Crescendo European's investment manager Zurich Scudder Investments, said: "To have reached the critical mass of e100m so quickly has been a great achievement for the team.

"We are extremely pleased with Crescendo European's performance since we launched last year.

"It has a seven month performance figure of 8.8% in the Dollar class and 8.0% in the Euro cla