is a leading global alternative asset manager with approximately
$4.7 billion in assets under management as of December 31,
2008. Operating out of Mauritius with offices and affiliates
in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Texas, Chicago, Frankfurt, London,
Munich, Tel Aviv, Rome, Dubai, Tokyo and Toronto.
MHG (established in 1954) founded an
asset-based investment management firm in 1997 with a fundamental
philosophy premised on its alignment of interests with the
investors in its funds.
MHG raises, invests and manages private
equity funds and hedge funds. MHG has continually grown its
existing businesses, while continuing to create innovative
products to meet the increasing demand by sophisticated investors
for superior risk-adjusted investment returns.
The private equity business primarily makes significant, control-oriented
investments in Sub Saharan Africa, Asia and Central Europe,
with a focus on acquiring and building asset-based businesses
with significant cash flows. MHG also manages a family of
long dated value funds focused on
investing in undervalued assets with limited current cash
flows and long investment horizons.
The hedge fund business is comprised of two business segments:
(i) hybrid hedge funds which include two sets of funds,
one set that makes highly diversified investments globally
in undervalued and distressed assets, including loans, assets
and corporate securities and another set of funds that invest
with a broad mandate, similar to endowment portfolios of large
(ii) liquid hedge funds which invest globally in fixed
income, currency, equity and commodity markets and related
derivatives to capitalize on imbalances in the financial markets.
The MHG Consortia business is made up of three managed publicly
traded companies. The MHG Consortia currently invests primarily
in Telecom Infrastructure and Next Gen Networks on Build Own
Operate basis as projects debt investments.
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