Canadian firm launches L/S exotic metals fund

Date: Monday, May 29, 2006

Sextant Capital, a boutique alternative asset management firm (Toronto), specializing in commodities and resource based companies, has launched a long/short Hedge Fund, focused in gold, silver, molybdenum, industrial, and exotic minerals. Our goal is to achieve positive absolute returns through superior securities selection and by taking both long and short investment positions. Otto Spork, CEO of Sextant Capital, recently interviewed by "Worth" magazine and "ROB TV" says, "We think there's huge commodity demand increases that haven't really been anticipated yet, and hence we only see the prices going higher." Aimed at private client brokers, discretionary advisors and high net worth individuals across Canada.