EQMC, managed by Alantra, ranked as the top event driven hedge fund globally over the last five and seven years

Date 29 November 2016

Type Alternative Asset Management

Madrid– The EQMC Fund has ranked as the top performing hedge fund over the last five and seven years in the event driven category, according to Barclay Hedge. In this period, the Fund has obtained a 25.7% and an 18.9% annual return, respectively (total return of +221.9% since January 2010).

This prize joins the recent recognitions that Alantra’s Fund has received so far:

Bloomberg: EQMC’s consistent performance has merited the Fund to rank as Top 1% across more than 500 European open ended funds according to Bloomberg in 2016 YTD, in the last 5 years and since 2010

Inverco: EQMC is the top FIL fund in returns in Spain in the 3yrs and 5yrs period, according to Inverco.

Stable and diversified investor base

Leveraging on its successful model, EQMC’s strategy has reached over €380mn of Assets under Management, and a stable and fully committed investor base after having raised over €200mn in the last 12 months

This larger pool of capital allows the team to further develop its active investment strategy and to enhance corporate governance, as well as to guaranteed the full independence of the management team and a strong interest alignment