LGIM Japan Alpha Fund: Legal & General Investment Management

A promising outlook for Japan

Andrew Nagele, associate director (Japan) at Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), has been leading the Japanese equities team since he joined in 1990. Much of the reasoning behind the hedge fund launch was down to Nagele's personal ambition and it seemed natural that he would tackle the hedge fund world, looking to generate more income and grow the business. "It wasn't specifically the Japanese market that led us to launch the fund, although it was the first hedge fund that LGIM