Rogers Investment Advisors K.K., a Tokyo-based fund-of-hedge-funds adviser, said it won a mandate worth about $90 million from a Japanese institutional investor, adding to signs of recovery in the nation’s hedge-fund industry.
Ed Rogers , chief executive officer at Rogers Investment Advisors K.K., a Tokyo-based fund-of-hedge- funds adviser, comments on the outlook for investments in Japan following an earthquake on March 11.
Ed Rogers, chief executive officer of Tokyo-based Rogers Investment Advisors, speaks on Bloomberg Television from New York about AIJ Investment Advisors Co., the Japanese fund management firm that was suspended for possible losses.
Myriad Asset Management Ltd., the hedge fund led by former Highbridge Capital Management LLC Asia head Carl Huttenlocher, is approaching $3 billion of assets, said three people with knowledge of the matter.
Leland Lim, who retired as co-head of Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s macro trading team in the Asia- Pacific region outside of Japan, plans to start his own Hong Kong-based hedge fund, said two people with knowledge of the matter.
Azentus Capital Management Ltd. and Myriad Asset Management Ltd., two of Hong Kong’s large hedge funds, had the best annual returns since inception, aided by Japan bets and investments outside of the region.