Yealand NewsFebruary 8 2024

Yealand Appointed

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We are pleased to announce Kernow Asset Management Limited, known as Kernow, has appointed Yealand Fund Services to act as Authorised Corporate Director (ACD) and Fund Administrator as a full fund service partner. Kernow was founded in November 2019 and launched its UK fund offering in April 2022.

Kernow Asset Management Limited, co-founded by Alyx Wood, CIO, and Edward Hugo, CEO, is a contrarian investment manager focused on all-cap UK equities, seeking opportunities with highly asymmetric return characteristics where the investment thesis is differentiated relative to consensus. It delivers its focused strategy in both hedge fund and tailored segregated mandate formats, including an allocation from Norges Bank Investment Management.

“Following a review of our service providers we concluded that Yealand Fund Services was the best partner to act as ACD and Administrator for our Fund. The Yealand team are like minded, robust, and proactive. As an Independent ACD Yealand focuses on what it does best, while we focus on the investment strategy of the Fund.”Edward Hugo, CEO Kernow Asset management.

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Yealand Fund Services Limited, established in 2008, is an independent host ACD and in-house administrator we pride ourselves on our service standard and partnership approach with sponsors and clients. We are passionate about what we do, and ‘not just doing well, but doing better’ is our ethos.  

Rob Leedham, CEO Yealand Fund Services  “We are pleased to partner with Alyx, Edward, and the team at Kernow and look forward to working with them and building a strong and successful partnership”.

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Please note Yealand Fund Services Limited are not authorised to give financial advice, should you require further assistance with your financial decisions please speak to a qualified financial advisor. Please read the Fund’s documentation before making any investment decision.