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K2 Advisors


Sector(s) | Subsector(s) Financial Services | Investment and Wealth Management
Investment Year 2007
Status Past | Acquired by Franklin Resources
Location Stamford, CT
Region North America

K2 Advisors is a fund of hedge funds investment manager for institutional investors globally.

K2 Advisors manages low volatility investment strategies designed to produce absolute returns with a low correlation to traditional equity and fixed income markets. TA exited its investment in November 2012, when Franklin Resources (NYSE: BEN) purchased a majority stake in K2 in order to add the firm’s products and capabilities as its core product offering in alternative investments.