K2 Advisors was acquired by Franklin Resources on September 19, 2012

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K2 Advisors LLC

300 Atlantic Street 12th Floor,
Stamford, Connecticut 06901
United States,
(203) 348-5252
www.k2advisors.com

K2 Advisors is a fund of hedge funds with over $5.5 billion under management serving both institutional and private investors globally. The firm manages low volatility investment strategies designed to produce absolute returns with a low correlation to traditional equity and fixed income markets. K2’s clients are predominantly institutional investors who value K2’s thorough risk management process and security-level transparency.


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