Man Tail Protect: Man Investments/GLG Partners

12th European Single Manager Awards 2012


Having spotted demand for tail protection, Man Group identified volatility as the perfect hedge and created its Tail Protect Fund by combining two systematic strategies that invest in volatility. Sandy Rattray (pictured), Man Systematic Strategies’ (MSS) chief investment officer and co-manager of the fund, thinks the fund has the perfect solution to make money in choppy markets without losing too much during the good times.

The Tail Protect Fund was put through its paces in August and September 2