Opportunity in listed funds

Numis Securities is an advocate of investors using listed funds as a route into alternative assets. Charles Cade, head of investment companies' research, and Chris Gook, head of investment company's sales, at Numis Securities, are enthusiastic about the number and quality of funds listed on AIM, the London Stock Exchange's international market for smaller growing companies.

Hedge funds make up £7.4 billion of total market capitalisation of AIM. Over 500 funds with a market capitalisation of more