PRESS CONTACT: Dan Gagnier / Kara Findlay Sard Verbinnen
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Dan Gagnier / Kara Findlay
Sard Verbinnen & Co
Tel: (212) 687-8080
RAMIUS FUND OF FUNDS GROUP LLC AND HATTERAS CAPITAL
INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLC ANNOUNCE JOINT VENTURE
Ramius and Hatteras to Jointly Develop and Manage a New FOF Product
New York, NY, March 30, 2009 – Ramius Fund of Funds Group LLC, an investment
adviser that provides discretionary investment management services to U.S. and
international clients in the alternative investment space and Hatteras Capital Investment
Management, LLC, a provider of unique alternative investment solutions for financial
professionals, today announced that they have entered into a joint venture to develop and
manage an institutional quality fund of funds product for the U.S. financial adviser
market. Preliminary registration statements for Hatteras Ramius 1099 Fund and Hatteras
Ramius 1099 Institutional Fund were filed on March 27, 2009.
Thomas W. Strauss, Chief Executive Officer of Ramius Fund of Funds Group and a
Managing Member of Ramius LLC, stated, "We are very pleased that Hatteras has
chosen to partner with Ramius to develop alternative investment products for their client
base. David Perkins, Bob Worthington and the rest of the Hatteras professionals are of
the highest caliber. They have a history of identifying client needs and developing
partnered solutions to deliver targeted products that can help clients pursue their
investment objectives. The timing of this venture coincides with what we believe is an
excellent opportunity set in alternative investments and we look forward to working with
Hatteras to bring innovative fund of funds products to a broader universe of clients.”
David B. Perkins, CEO of Hatteras Capital Investment Management, LLC, stated, “We
are tremendously excited to partner with Ramius. Their due diligence process is
incredibly thorough, encompassing deep focus on manager research, legal, accounting,
operations and risk management. We are quite impressed by the quality, strength, and
experience of the Ramius team. Working closely with Tom Strauss, Stuart Davies, Chief
Investment Officer, Vikas Kapoor, Head of Risk Management and Portfolio Construction
and Hiren Patel, Head of the Portfolio Solutions Group, gives us great confidence in the
institutional processes and quality that this venture can offer to Hatteras’ advisory
About Ramius Fund of Funds Group LLC
Ramius Fund of Funds Group LLC is a joint venture between Ramius LLC and
Bayerische Hypo-und Vereinsbank AG and provides discretionary investment
management services to U.S. and international clients in the alternative investment space.
About Ramius LLC
Ramius LLC is a registered investment advisor that manages assets in a variety of
alternative investment strategies. Ramius LLC is headquartered in New York with offices
located in London, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Munich, and Vienna.
About Hatteras Capital Investment Management, LLC
Hatteras strives to be a world-class provider of unique alternative investment solutions
for financial professionals. Hatteras and its affiliated entities were founded in 2003 to
give investors the ability to access institutional-quality alternative investments with
confidence. Hatteras partners with alternative investment teams whose unique skill,
experience and investment focus enable us to design, structure and deliver investment
products that solve specific portfolio needs. We empower investors by delivering the
strategies, managers, process discipline and quality that are typically only available to
portfolios with more than $1 billion in assets.
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A registration statement for the Hatteras Ramius 1099 Fund and a registration statement for the Hatteras
Ramius 1099 Institutional Fund containing the prospectus for each fund has been filed with the Securities
and Exchange Commission. The information in each prospectus is not complete and may be changed.
Securities issued by a fund may not be sold until the registration statements for the fund becomes effective.
This communication is not an offer to sell the fund's securities and is not soliciting an offer to buy fund
shares in any state where such offers or sales are not permitted.
You should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks and charges and expenses of the funds
carefully before investing. For a free preliminary prospectus which contains this and other information
about the fund, please contact Hatteras Capital Investment Management, LLC, 8540 Colonnade Center
Drive., Suite 401, Raleigh, NC 27615, Telephone (919) 846-2324. The preliminary prospectus is
incomplete and subject to change. Shares of the funds are distributed by Hatteras Capital Distributors, LLC.
Read the prospectus carefully before investing.