Eric Alper is now serving in a new position at SkyBridge Capital II LLC

Jun 27, 2018
Board and Executive Moves
Background Information
SkyBridge Capital offers and manages hedge fund investment management and advisory services, custom investment portfolios and commingled products, which consist of funds-of-funds and direct private investment funds. The fund-of-funds seek to achieve their investment objective(s) by investing substantially all of their assets in hedge funds managed by third party investment managers. The direct investment funds seek to achieve their investment objective(s) by investing directly in securities and other instruments.SkyBridge evaluates investment managers using qualitative and quantitative factors to identify managers that have shown the ability to generate consistent skill-based returns (alpha), over time, while showing the ability to preserve capital by controlling draw-downs. The firm selects opportunistically from a wide range of investment funds to create a portfolio of such funds, while seeking to identify attractive investment strategies and investment managers. SkyBridge does not generally seek to invest client assets according to pre-determined allocations. They generally allocate assets to funds following a wide variety of investment strategies. As a result, the asset mix held by funds that may from time to time include, without limitation, currencies, commodity futures and options, non-U.S. dollar denominated instruments, short-term instruments (including U.S. Treasury securities and certificates of deposit), sovereign debt, public and privately placed (unlisted) equity, equity-related and debt securities of U.S. and non-U.S. corporations, and investments in other investment funds.SkyBridge's direct investment strategy is the SkyBridge Dividend Value Fund. The fund, under normal circumstances, invests at least 80% of its net assets in dividend yielding equity securities. SkyBridge selects securities annually using a rules-based process designed to identify profitable, attractively valued securities with appealing dividend yields.