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Britannic launches UK boutique

Britannic is launching a UK alpha boutique to be run by David Stevenson and Andrew Kelly of SVM.

The boutique is to be run in Edinburgh in the same style as the firm’s London-based European boutique, under Barry Norris and Oliver Russ. It will launch a UK opportunities unit trust and a UK equity long short hedge fund.

Stevenson and Kelly currently manage the SVM UK opportunities fund and the SVM Saltire hedge fund and will move to Britannic after working their notice.

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