Basis Capital

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Key Facts

Founded04/1999
Websitehttp://www.basiscap.com.au
HeadquartersSydney
AUM$923 million
AUM as ofJanuary 1, 2007
StrategiesAsia, Credit, Relative Value

Overview

Basis Capital is a hedge fund based in Sydney. It was founded in 04/1999 by Steven Howell and Stuart Fowler. They hold $923 million in assets under management as of January 1, 2007. They are both a funds manager and provide securitization services. They look across the capital structure and have had a focus on CDOs.http://www.basiscap.com.au/basiscap_company.htm

Historical Performance

Pac-rim Opportunity Fund returned 12.82% in 2006http://media.ft.com/cms/02fd5a42-f338-11db-9845-000b5df10621.pdf
Basis Yield Alpha down 14% in July 2007.http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/basis-capital-hedge-fund-misses/story.aspx?guid=%7BCB19FA67-ACAB-4DAE-A024-8E40B23811A0%7D

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