The re-election of Shinzo Abe as Japan’s prime minister in September has triggered a surge in inflows to Japanese equities. Is Japan’s recent streak of strong performance set to continue or are we witnessing yet another false dawn?
The Argonaut Absolute Return Fund, a long/short European equity strategy, is Eddy Vanwittembergh’s favourite fund. He maintains the fund as his largest position in the fund-of-funds he runs at the Belgian wealth management company Merit Capital.
Eddy Vanwittembergh, a fund-of-funds manager at Merit Capital, tells EIE’s Tjibbe Hoekstra how he uses cash as an investment instrument, and why he currently prefers European high yield bonds over their US equivalents.