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Man Numeric Sees Quant Credit Funds As Opportunity “to Go Against The Grain”

by hedgeweek.com posted 4months ago 54 views
Man Numeric sees quant credit funds as opportunity “to go against the grain” Submitted By Hugh Leask | 29/04/2021 - 10:27am Systematic hedge funds are increasingly well placed to tap into inefficiencies within credit assets – a market often seen as unworkable for most computer-based strategies, credit heads at Man Numeric say. Robert Lam, co-head of credit at Man Numeric, the Boston-based investment unit of London-listed hedge fund giant Man Group, said “99 per cent” of high yield assets are managed using traditional discretionary processes.