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Henderson offers Absolute Return Portfolio to public

Henderson Global Investors is launching the public offer of Henderson Absolute Return Portfolio, a Guernsey based closed-ended investment company.

Harp was initially marketed to institutions and professional investors, who have invested £111m. The public offer is open until April 11 and will be limited to £200m.

Harp will be managed by John Husselbee. Husselbee says: “We are increasingly aware of the growing interest in alternative investment strategies, because of their ability to produce absolute returns. The recent volatility of global stockmarkets has illustrated the attractiveness of funds that offer investors the potential for positive returns whether markets are falling or rising.”

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