Recent Hedge Fund Launches and Closings

Logi Energy launches first Peak Oil Hedge Fund

Logi Energy LLC has launched the first hedge fund focused on energy investing under the theory of “Peak Oil.” According to HedgeCo, the fund will...

Man Group launching onshore version of AHL strategy

Man Group plc announced yesterday that it was launching an onshore class of its AHL hedge fund. AHL is a $20 billion plus quantitative investment manager...

Martin Whitman’s Third Avenue Management Launches Value-Focused Credit Fund

Third Avenue Management announced yesterday that it was launching the Third Avenue Focused Credit mutual fund. Third Avenue and its Co-Chief Investment...

Former Korea Investment Corporation CIO Starts Blue Rice Investment Management

Korea Investment Corporation’s former chief investment officer, Guan Ong, has launched Blue Rice Investment Management, an Asian-focused credit fund,...

Global Climate Change Fund to launch on Russell Investments’ OpenWorld

Climate Change Capital announced this week that it had been hired to manage the Global Climate Change Fund for OpenWorld, Russell Investments’ new single...

Sparx Group Co launches first Global Macro Hedge Fund

Asia’s largest hedge fund manager, Sparx Group Co, has announced it is starting its first global macro strategy hedge fund. According to a Bloomberg...

Brevan Howard Opens Mauritius Funds to Invest in India

Brevan Howard Asset Management announced that it has set up two funds in Mauritius in order for its flagship fund, Brevan Howard Master Fund, to invest...

Edward Filippi to start Ground Zero Strategic Commodities Hedge Fund

Ex-Lehman Brothers banker Edward Filippi has raised $35million for his Switzerland-based Ground Zero Strategic Commodities hedge fund. According to Bloomberg,...

Economist Dennis Gartman Launches River Crescent Hedge Fund

Economist Dennis Gartman is finally setting up his own hedge fund, the River Crescent Fund. Since 1987, Mr. Gartman has been the editor of “The Gartman...

Man Group invests in Stanley Ku’s Minerva Macro Fund

Despite last year’s turbulent market conditions, Man Group plc is still making significant investments in emerging hedge fund managers. According to...

Flowering Tree and LionRock Capital Launched by Sansar and TPG-Axon Capital Veterans

In this week’s hedge fund Spotlight, we look at two Asian focused emerging hedge fund managers that were founded recently by veterans from Sansar Capital...

FRM Capital Makes Strategic Investments in JD Capital Management and WestSpring Advisors

FRM Capital Advisors (FCA) has recently announced strategic investments in JD Capital Management and West Spring Advisors LP. FCA, which provides seed...

Dawson-Herman Capital Shutting Hedge Fund

Dawson-Herman Capital Management is reportedly...

Alnbri Management Sells Hybrid Fund II to Woodward Alpha Management

Alnbri Management, LLC of Melville, New York has sold its highly successful hedge fund, Hybrid Fund II, LP to Woodward Alpha Management of Atlanta, Georgia....

Rough Day for Shareholder Activist: Tim Barakett Leaving Atticus Capital

In a letter to investors today, Tim Barakett of activist hedge fund manager ...

Mudrick Capital Launches, Mistral Capital Records Solid Performance

In this week’s hedge fund spotlight, we look at emerging hedge fund managers Mudrick Capital Management and Mistral Capital Partners. Mudrick Capital...

Falckon Capital: Another Ospraie Veteran launches a Hedge Fund

Energy trader Erik Verhaar, formerly of hedge fund manager Ospraie Management LLC, is launching an energy hedge fund under the name Falckon Capital BV...

Ben Axler launches Spruce Point Value Hedge Fund

Spruce Point Capital Management launched its flagship Spruce Point Value hedge fund this week with an estimated $10 million in assets under management....

TerraVerde Capital Launches Green Hedge Fund of Funds

TerraVerde Capital Partners LLC is in the process of launching a Green investment focused hedge fund of funds. TerraVerde Capital is based in New York...

Polygon Launches the Polygon European Equity Opportunity and the Polygon Convertible Opportunity Hedge Funds

As London-based hedge fund Polygon Investment Partners is winding down and returning cash to investors from its main multi-strategy fund, Global Opportunities...


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