Will form new Phaeacian Partners
David Sugarman, fund manager for Polar Capital, will discuss convertible bonds at the InvestmentEurope Pension Fund Forum held in Zurich on 15 May.
Polar Capital has launched a biotechnology Ucits, which will be managed by David Pinniger.
Polar Capital Holdings has announced the launch of an open-ended Ucits global biotechnology fund.
Specialist manager Polar Capital Holdings is seeking £100m to launch the Polar Capital Global Financials Trust plc (PCFT) on the London Stock Exchange, which will focus on the equity, debt and other securtities of listed financial stocks.
Polar Capital, a London-based investment manager, has weathered difficult market conditions and booked $374m of net subscriptions over three months to end of June.
Polar Capital Technology fund managers Nick Evans and Ben Rogoff (pictured) are still evaluating Facebook, but indications are they would 'like' the stock.
Tim Woolley co-founded Polar Capital back in 2001 with the plan to grow the London boutique to about 12 stock picking fund management teams - a decade later, they have just one to go.
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