Friday, 27 November 2015
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Jan 19 2010 | 1:03pm ET
A pair of former executives from a pair of top hedge funds has launched a fund of their own with US$100 million.
James Harpel, a former Tudor Investment Corp. partner, and Kenneth Ginsburg, once SAC Capital Advisor’s top man in Europe, have founded Althea Capital. The new fund, which has attracted investments from the likes of RIT Capital, the investment firm led by banking royalty Jacob Rothschild, employs a global emerging markets strategy, Wealth Bulletin reports.
The new firm is registered with Britain’s Financial Services Authority.
Harpel left Tudor in April; Ginsburg quit SAC in December 2008.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…