Duet Group proves to be in tune with tough real estate debt market

The private equity arm of hedge fund Duet Group found rare success in reaching a first closing for its debut real estate debt fund, which will target Germany and the UK, writes Jane Roberts Last year was an extraordinarily tough time for fund managers trying to raise capital to buy property – and for funds …

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Duet Group Appoints Eric De Candia as CEO of Duet Alternative Investments

Duet Group has appointed Eric De Candia chief executive of Duet Alternative Investments, its fund of hedge funds platform. The Duet division has also appointed Karim Khimji as chief investment officer for Europe and Douglas Morse as chief investment officer for the US, with both reporting to Mr De Candia. Prior to joining Duet Group, …

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Osman Semerci and the Duet Group Announce the Launch of CEE Fund

The Fund Will Use a Combination of Directional, Relative Value and High Frequency Trading Strategies Osman Semerci, CEO of the Duet Group, a global financial group specializing in alternative asset management, is pleased to announce the launch of the company’s Central Eastern European, Emerging Market, Multi-Strategy Fund, also known as the “Duet CEE Fund”. The …

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Duet Group Builds Structured Products Division

DUET GROUP is set to build-up a structured products division following a management restructuring and the appointment of Osman Semerci as chief executive and partner. The alternative asset management firm – which was set up by Alain Schibl and Henry Gabay in 2002 – said Semerci would be responsible for the day-to-day management of the …

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Osman Semerci joins Duet Asset Management as chief executive

London-based alternative asset management firm Duet Group has appointed Osman Semerci as a partner and chief executive. Semerci will work closely with founding partners Alain Schibl and Henry Gabay, who become executive co-chairmen. Duet was established in 2002 with USD10m and today manages more than USD1.7 billion in a mix of 13 private equity, hedge …

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