LionEye Capital receives capital commitment from JANA execs

January 14th, 2011
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LionEye Capital Management has reportedly received a $20 million plus capital commitment from executives of JANA Partners.

LioneEye Capital is an event-driven focused hedge fund manager that was founded by Ramius Capital veterans Stephen Raneri and Arthur Rosen. The firm works out of JANA Partners’ offices and reportedly returned 13% in 2010 and 19% in 2009.
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LionEye Capital Management
Ramius Capital Group
Related People: Arthur Rosen; Jeffrey Smith; Jeffrey Solomon; Mark R. Mitchell; Morgan Stark; Peter Cohen; Stephen Raneri; Thomas Strauss
Related Entities: LionEye Capital ; LionEye Offshore Fund; Cowen Group Inc. (NASDAQ: COWN); LionEye Fund LP; Ramius Alternative Investments; Ramius Credit Fund; Ramius Enterprise LP; Ramius Intermediate Fund; Ramius Multi-Strategy Fund; Ramius Value and Opportunity Fund
Related Article Tags: Multi-Strategy, Long Short, Equity, Debt and Global Macro Hedge Fund News; Hedge Fund Launches and Hedge Fund Closings

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