Matthew Beddall is a director of Winton Capital Management and is the Chief Investment Officer of Winton Capital Group. Matthew initially joined WCM in 2000 as a summer intern, returning after graduation from university as a full time researche, in December 2008 he was appointed as a director and CIO. He graduated from the University of Southampton with a first class honours degree in Mathematics and Computer Science in 2001. Matthew also holds an MSc in Applied Statistics from Birkbeck College, University of London, which he was awarded in 2003.
David Harding is a director of Winton Capital Management and is the Chief Executive Officer of Winton Capital Group. He co-founded Winton Capital Management in 1997. David graduated from Cambridge University in 1982 with a First Class Honours degree in Natural Sciences specializing in Theoretical Physics. He then embarked on a career in the analysis of futures and trading markets, which led him to co-found Adam, Harding and Lueck Ltd (“AHL”) in 1987 with Martin Lueck and Michael Adam. AHL rapidly became one of the leading CTAs in the UK and was acquired by Man Group plc in 1994.
The investment objective of the Fund is to seek to achieve long term investment growth through gaining direct and indirect exposure to global equities including through Financial Derivative Instruments with a view to annually outperform the MSCI World Net Total Return Index (USD). The Fund invests in approximately 200-400 global equities and CFDs. The Fund is diversified and therefore does not concentrate on any specific industrial sectors but rather pursues a policy of active security selection in the markets in which it operates.
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