Recent Hedge Fund Hires

Fortress Announces Retirement of Co-Founder and Principal Robert Kauffman

Fortress Investment Group (NYSE: FIG) today announced that Principal and Director Robert Kauffman has elected to retire from the company and its Board...

Kenneth Goodreau Joins TIG Advisors as Chief Investment Officer

TIG Advisors LLC (“TIG”), a leading investment platform that oversees more than $1.8 billion across multiple strategies, today announced that Kenneth...

CEO Peter Clarke Leaves Man Group on a Down Note

Man Group CEO, Peter Clarke, is stepping down following a tumultuous four years at the helm in which the hedge fund has fallen 87%. According to the...

Veteran Bank Traders set to Launch Cogent Energy Investment Management

The fallout of tougher restrictions on the trading activities of banks continues to yield privately managed hedge funds headed by former bank traders....

Bill Hwang and Tiger Asia Pay Record Settlement in SEC Insider Trading Case

Tiger Asia founder Bill Hwang has settled both criminal and civil charges after pleading guilty to illegally profiting from inside information. As reported...

Hedge Fund Closings on the Rise, Again: Kleinheinz Capital, Edoma Partners, Ridley Park, Apson Capital, and Weintraub Capital

Kleinheinz Capital Partners Inc, Ridley Park Capital LLP, Apson Capital LLP, Edoma Partners and Weintraub Capital Management are among the growing list...

Alphabet Management to change name to Saiers Capital LLC; Rewards Nelson Saiers following Strong Performance

Nelson Saiers has been rewarded by Alphabet Management LLC for his contribution to the hedge fund’s strong performance with a promotion to full partner...

Charles Fernandez finds life after Fairholme with Barnstar Opportunities Fund

Charles Fernandez, who left the helm of Fairholme Capital Management last year, has re-emerged with his own hedge fund he calls Barnstar Opportunities...

Phoenix Investment Adviser Grows Assets Under Management by $200 million

Phoenix Investment Adviser, a private investment firm that specializes in high-yield corporate debt, today announced it has increased its assets under...

Loyal Traders May Be Getting Wobbly on SAC Capital Advisors and Steve Cohen

Signs of discontent and concern are apparently starting to emerge among the highly regarded traders at SAC Capital Advisors. As reported by the New...

KPMG boosts its Alternative Investment Funds Practice with several New Hires

KPMG, LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, is adding several new hires to its Alternative Investment Funds (AIF) practice’s national team, in...

Quant Hedge Fund start-ups reach new high with Increased Investor Demand

Even as quant fund giants such as Winton Capital and Man Group continue to struggle this year, investor demand for more “black-box” hedge funds appears...

Portman Square Capital still well short of $500 Million hedge fund launch target

Former Citigroup and Morgan Stanley star trader, Sutesh Sharma is finding the going much rougher than anticipated in the launch of his new venture, Portman...

David Simon’s Twin Capital Management Hires special situations analyst from Jefferies

Twin Capital Management LLC, a New York-based event-driven hedge fund firm, has appointed Richard Fitzgerald as vice president and analyst. In his new...

Julian Robertson’s Newest Tiger Cub – Tiger Capital Launches in Asia

Julian Robertson, the legendary investor and successful benefactor of a number of start-up hedge funds, is backing a new Asia-based hedge fund. According...

Baupost Group Won’t Skip a Beat with Herb Wagner's Departure?

After 13 years with Baupost as co-portfolio manager, Herb Wagner is leaving to manage his own investments with plans to open his portfolio to outside...

Edoma Partners’ Assets Shrink; Partners Oliver Haslam and Casper Lund Depart

Pierre-Henri Flamand’s Edoma Partners has seen its assets shrink along with its investment team. According to Bloomberg News, founding partners...

Jonathan Relph Joins the Fidelity Investments Reunion at Graham Clapp’s Pensato Capital

Jonathan Relph, a highly-rated analyst in construction and building materials, has joined Pensato Capital in what amounts to a reunion of Fidelity Investments...

Treesdale Partners hires Yoon Chang & Ashley Honey - Launches $20 Million Treebrook Macro Fund

Treesdale Partners launched its Treebrook Macro Fund on September 12th with $20 million in assets under management. As reported by Financial Alternatives,...

Vinay Pande Leaves Deutsche Bank for Brevan Howard Asset Management

Veteran trader, Vinay Pande is leaving his position as chief investment advisor at Deutsche Bank to join Brevan Howard Asset Management, Europe’s second...


Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next