Old Mutual Global Equity Absolute Return Fund: Old Mutual Asset Managers (UK)

12th European Single Manager Awards 2012


Far from complaining about the turbulent markets prevalent since 2008, Ian Heslop, head of quantitative strategies at Old Mutual Asset Managers, relishes the challenge.

Heslop, together with Amadeo Alentorn and Mike Servent and supported by Yuangao Liu and Lawrence Clark, manages the Old Mutual Global Equity Absolute Return Fund, launched in July 2009.

“What we are trying to do is pure market neutrality. We are not looking to take beta bets within the portfolio. We work hard to understand how the