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Islandbridge CIO contributes to Citywire Private Office Issue 8

Location - London

When - July 2017

In July 2017, Islandbridge CIO, Joseph McCarthy, was asked to provide some insights into positioning into the second half of 2017 to Citywire Private Office. In the article, Joseph discusses our approach to the UK general election earlier this year before focusing on the bottom-up opportunities to come in 2017. To read the full article, […]

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Islandbridge CIO speaks at the Citywire Private Office Forum and the Markets Group Family Office Investment Summit

Location - London

When - March 2017

In March 2017 Islandbridge CIO, Joseph McCarthy, was invited to speak at two major events in the UK family office calendar. At the first, the Citywire Private Office Forum, Joseph was asked to join a panel discussing “Investing in Energy” alongside speaker Richard Hulf, Portfolio Manager of the Artemis Global Energy Fund and co-panelist Gaurav Singh, Founder & Director of […]

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Islandbridge adds a $25mn managed account to the Islandbridge Opportunities Strategy and its largest Outsourced CFO mandate yet

Location - London

When - January 2017

Following the addition of a new managed account last month, Islandbridge Opportunities Strategy assets are now close to $50mn, underlining the fund’s strong start to 2017. As a result, we are now looking at levels to close the founder’s share class which offers fees of 1%/10%. Once this share class is closed, fees are anticipated […]

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Islandbridge Capital becomes a Hedge Fund Standards Board Signatory

Location - London

When - November 2016

News: Islandbridge Capital becomes a Hedge Fund Standards Board Signatory. Post an extensive operational review in 2015, Islandbridge became a Signatory of the Hedge Funds Standard Board (HFSB) in November 2015.  Islandbridge Capital would be pleased to share the necessary HFSB Disclosure Statement to investors if required.  The Hedge Fund Standards address key issues relating to […]

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Partial Exit from successful London “Commercial to Residential” Property Development

Location - St Albans

When - October 2015

News: Islandbridge Capital Limited partially exits successful London “Commercial to Residential” Property Development. Islandbridge Jersey was set up in 2013 to acquire a 50% stake in a greater London property development using the UK Business Investment Relief Legislation. The investment was made in conjunction with one of Islandbridge’s property partner managers. The project with an initial […]

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May 2014: Islandbridge engage with Hedge Fund Standards Board in production of Manager “Toolbox”

Islandbridge Capital Limited is pleased to announce their involvement in the production of the Hedge Fund Standards Board’s recently published “HFSB Toolbox”.  The Toolbox provides guidance to managers and investors on issues relating to fund manager governance and internal processes.  The Toolbox offers a series of briefings on key issues.  The first production, which Islandbridge […]

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April 2014: New Fund Launch

Islandbridge announced the inception of a new Fund mandate, the Islandbridge Opportunities Fund. The Fund has an unconstrained global mandate centred on a core fundamental equity portfolio combined with opportunistic investments across asset classes. The Fund employs 3 core strategies – Intrinsic Value, Special Situations and Tactical Trading. The Fund reflects the “best ideas” of […]

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March 2014: Financial News 40 Under 40 Rising Stars Of Hedge Funds

Islandbridge CIO, Joseph McCarthy, was selected for the second time by the Financial News (FN) as one of the 40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Hedge Funds based on the editorial pick of the most promising men and women in the industry. Over the last three months, FN canvassed the market for opinion and drew […]

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February 2013: Islandbridge – New Mandate Win

Islandbridge announces the win of a new multi-manager mandate. Islandbridge will provide manager selection and due diligence to a combined Family Trust with assets in excess of USD50 million. The portfolio’s primary objective is to seek long term capital growth through compounding positive returns and protecting capital in adverse market environments. Link to Article: Click here […]

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October 2012: Islandbridge Spotlight Piece In Industry Publication

The article investigates why the team at Islandbridge are attracting attention after a number of years of keeping a low profile and building their investment process. The piece includes quotes from the Firm’s CIO, Joseph McCarthy, describing the approach to investing in hedge funds and building multi-manager portfolios in the current climate. The article also […]

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March 2012: Financial News 40 Under 40 Rising Stars Of Hedge Funds

Islandbridge CIO, Joseph McCarthy, was picked by the Financial News (FN) as one of the 40 Under 40 Rising Stars of Hedge Funds based on the editorial pick of the brightest up-and-coming men and women in the industry. Over the last three months, FN canvassed the market for opinion and drew up a longlist of […]

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February 2012: Awards Shortlist

The Islandbridge Multi-Manager Fund has been shortlisted for two awards in the HFMWeek European Performance Awards 2012: –   Fund of Hedge Fund Multi-Strategy under $500m and –   Fund of Hedge Fund Newcomer Award. Link to shortlists: Click Here

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