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Capricorn Fund Managers: Long/Short Emerging Markets

Capricorn Fund Managers won two awards this year for its emerging market hedge funds. It was a boost for the firm that had a terrible year in 2016 and has since made tracks to getting back to delivering double digit returns. The firm was founded in 2003 by Damon Hoff and seeded by the Hollard Insurance Group with the aim of establishing a hedge fund (the Hollard Stable Fund) that would generate double digit returns investing in South Africa with a long short strategy. It went on to return an average 14% net each year to 2008. Capricorn Capital Group was subsequently...