Neuberger Berman acquires Canadian quant firm Breton Hill

Based in Toronto

Tom Eckett
Breton Hill Capital is based in Toronto

Breton Hill Capital is based in Toronto

Neuberger Berman has bought Breton Hill Capital in a move to bolster its quantitative investment capabilities.

Based in Toronto, the firm has $2bn assets under management (AUM) investing for a range of clients including institutions, ultra-high-net-worth individuals and retail investors. The firm's solutions have a focus on alternative risk premia and multi-factors spanning equities, currencies, commodities and rates. Its utilisation of quantitative research and proprietary technology infrastructure was developed by the three co-founders, CEO and CIO Ray Carroll and managing partners Simon Griffiths and Frank Maeba. Carroll said: "Neuberger Berman is a cultural fit for Breton Hill, valuing ...

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