Omni Event follows an actively managed global event-driven approach, which John Melsom, the CIO, has been refining through nearly two decades of event-driven investing. John was previously Co-Portfolio Manager of the Omni Global strategy, which had peak assets of almost $650 million* and won a Lipper Award&** for the three-year period 2008-2010.
The strategy focuses on equity and equity-related securities of companies undergoing significant corporate actions and other hard catalyst events globally, predominantly within developed markets.
The Omni Event Strategy distinguishes itself through:
*as at 1 March 2011
**Quantitatively judged on risk-adjusted performance over 3 years.
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