Philippe Bonnefoy

Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

Philippe Bonnefoy

Philippe Bonnefoy

Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Mr. Philippe Bonnefoy is Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.He is responsible for setting the firms asset allocation policies. He has been managing money globally for over 25 years across multiple asset classes and trading strategies. A consummate risk manager and investor, he has built a number of successful businesses including the Cedar Fund and Cedar Diversified Macro Fund which were sold to Erste Bank AG in 2007 and Cedar Partners Investment Management, the external investment advisor to Commerzbank for alternative investments, a platform that grew to over $2.5 billion. Prior to founding Cedar, he ran a proprietary trading and advisory firm specialising in global macro trading and was previously Managing Director responsible for international activities for a risk arbitrage firm established by Kidder, Peabody & Co. colleagues, becoming one of the largest of its kind. He began his career at Kidder, Peabody & Co. in New York as a Corporate Finance Analyst before moving to the International Investment business in London where he managed the International Equity Portfolio for the BHP Pension Fund.

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Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Managing Director at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Head-Multi-Asset Solutions at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Head-Equities at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Head of Quantitative Research at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Head-Sales at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Head-Sales at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Head-Compliance at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.

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Former Chairman & Managing Director at Isis Asset Management SA

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Life Member, Board of Trustees at Central Park Conservancy

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Philippe Bonnefoy
Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Newscape Capital Group Ltd.
Career History
Chairman & Chief Investment Officer
2011 - Current

Newscape is an active manager which follows an opportunistic multi-asset investment approach. Their strategy consists of exploiting credit market opportunities as well as other possibilities either due to economic changes or more long-term. In terms of asset management, the firm focuses on tactical asset allocation, specialist alternative funds and actively-managed global fixed-income. Their particular expertise is in credit markets and special situations, such as corporate restructuring.Newscape operates in partnership with local experts in Europe, the US, the Middle East and Africa.

Corporate Finance Analyst
Prior

Kidder, Peabody & Co. was a U.S.-based securities firm, established in Massachusetts in 1865. Its operations included investment banking, brokerage, and trading. The Firm was sold to the General Electric Company in 1986 and following heavy losses was subsequently sold to PaineWebber in 1994. After the acquisition by PaineWebber, the Kidder, Peabody name was dropped, ending the firm's 130 year presence on Wall Street. In November 2000, PaineWebber itself was merged with UBS AG.

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Chairman & Chief Investment Officer
2011 - Current

Newscape is an active manager which follows an opportunistic multi-asset investment approach. Their strategy consists of exploiting credit market opportunities as well as other possibilities either due to economic changes or more long-term.In terms of asset management, the firm focuses on tactical asset allocation, specialist alternative funds and actively-managed global fixed-income. Their particular expertise is in credit markets and special situations, such as corporate restructuring.Newscape operates in partnership with local experts in Europe, the US, the Middle East and Africa.

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