China hedge fund in US considers Asia expansion

A US-based investor explains his long/short strategy for Chinese stocks and possible plans for expanding to the region.

David Hepworth, co-portfolio manager of Idaho-based Interfund Capital's China hedge fund, talks about exploiting opportunities in the China market.

What type of investment strategy does the Interfund Capital China Fund employ

Hepworth We're an opportunistic, long-biased fund. We do employ some use of leverage and do short stocks on occasion. Our use of shorting is not so much for arbitrage purposes but rather to take advantage of opportunities when companies become overvalued.

What types of stocks do you invest in

We invest in companies we feel are benefiting from the rapid growth of the China market. Most of our investments are in stocks listed in Hong Kong,...

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