TPG-Axon and Montrica merger reunite Goldman veterans Singh and Metcalf

August 11th, 2010
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Hedge fund managers TPG-Axon and event-driven Montrica Investment Management have recently finalized a merger agreement. The move will also reunite Dinakar Singh and Andrew Metcalf, two former traders at Goldman Sach’s Principal Strategies group. According to Financial Times, both men will become TPG-Axon partners after the merger.

Mr. Singh founded TPG-Axon in 2005, and the fund currently manages over $9 billion. Mr. Metcalf launched UK-based Montrica, which now oversees $1.1 billion in assets under management, as a spin-off the following year.
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TPG-Axon Capital
Related People: Andrew Metcalf; Dinakar Singh; Jeff Eisenstein
Related Entities: Montrica Investment Management; Texas Pacific Group;; TPG Pharma Partners; TPG-Axon Cube SA; TPG-Axon Cube Trust; TPG-Axon Partners LP; TPG-Axon Partners Offshore Ltd
Related Article Tags: Multi-Strategy, Long Short, Equity, Debt and Global Macro Hedge Fund News; Investment Management and Hedge Fund Firm Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-offs and Transactions

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