Mariner encourages hedge fund community to adopt UN PRI

Mariner adopts UN PRI

Hedge funds moving towards more socially responsible investment

Global alternative asset manager Mariner Investment Group has signed the United Nations principles for responsible investment (UN PRI), becoming one of the few US-based hedge funds to adopt the accords.

Mariner Investment Group, founded in 1992, together with its associated advisers consisting of several direct and affiliated single and multi-strategy hedge funds, funds of funds and other alternative investments services, manages approximately $10 billion of assets.

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