Aiming to keep risk to a bare minimum

The Bahamas-registered Hasenbichler GHS fund was launched in August to capitalise on demand for less risky hedge funds.

It aims for annual returns of 12% to 14%, with volatility below 10%, focusing on defensive hedge fund strategies in order to keep volatility low.

The company has also launched another version of the product, which has a 100% capital guarantee until maturity on 24 July 2009, provided by Commerzbank.

These features make the fund attractive to both institutions that have a mandate t