Aberdeen’s FoHF Orbita Global Opportunities Strategy emphasises manager relationships

Aberdeen’s alternative investment strategies seek growth


Fund of hedge fund Orbita Global Opportunities Strategy operates in a boutique style but with institutional resources. The fund was launched by Michael Timmerman at Coutts in 1998. It then became part of RBS Asset Management until May 2010 when Aberdeen Asset Management took over.

Aberdeen is the largest independent asset manager in the UK with total group assets under management (AUM) of $259.3 billion, of which £46.3 billion is in open-end funds at March 31, 2010. Aberdeen’s alternative invest