Protected fund offer from Platinum

Platinum Capital Management has launched a protected fund of hedge funds vehicle in response to the strong appetite for low- risk investment structures with assured returns.

The Platinum 110% Protected Plus Fund aims to provide investors with an assured return over the five-year life of the product, coupled with an overlay of a portfolio of hedge fund managers to boost overall returns.

The fund, which started trading on 1 August 2002, combines a portfolio of zero coupon US Treasury bonds with an