Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust (HAST)

Stock data

Market cap.£105.3m
Last close272.25p
High / Low (52 weeks)291.5p / 218.0p
Stock market listingLN
Forecast net debt (m)N/A
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamInvestment Companies
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Investment summary

Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust (HAST) invests in a portfolio of specialist and alternative funds with the objective of beating longer-term global equity market returns. It allocates assets to five main types of strategy – hedge funds, private equity, property, specialist geography and specialist sector – focusing on funds that private investors would be unable or unlikely to access individually. After a three-year reconstruction process following its move to Henderson, the portfolio now represents the 30-40 best ideas of the investment team, and recent performance has improved dramatically. The trust has instituted a progressive dividend policy and also recently announced a special dividend.

Last updated on 27/01/2017

Key management

Ian Barrass, Fund manager
James DeBunsen , Fund manager
Peter Webster, Fund manager

Company address

201 Bishopsgate
London
EC2M 3AE
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7818 1818
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