An easy transition

Making the move from running long-only funds to managing a hedge fund is a step that many start-up hedge fund managers in Europe are currently taking. But Ashley Willing, the latest recruit to hedge fund management at Gartmore, feels confident with the support he has from the hedge fund division there. 'Gartmore has made the move from long only to long/short easier. All the infrastructure is there so we can just concentrate on picking the stocks.'

Gartmore is preparing to launch the latest addi