Lloyd George Management is to launch a Japanese hedge fund later this year, likely to be managed by Catherine Tan.
Details of the portfolio and the fund launch date have not been finalised although the hedge fund launch will take the group's range of long-short products to three. It already offers LG Europe Plus, which is managed by Rupert Morrell and LG Asian Plus, which is run by Zaheer Sitabkhan.
Sitabkhan is likely to assist Tan in the management of the Japan long/short fund. Tan currently