Thursday, 29 January 2015
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Feb 16 2010 | 3:33am ET
Healthcare hedge fund shop Visium Asset Management will launch a new fund on March 1. On the same day, it will close its $1.5 billion flagship to new investments.
New York-based Visium’s third fund will be a multi-strategy vehicle. It has been seeded by Visium’s partners with $100 million, according the Hedge Fund Alert.
Visium also manages a credit fund with $30 million in assets. That fund was launched last May, and returned 19.9% in its first eight months.
Visium recently hired former SAC Capital Advisors fundraiser Jason Huemer as president.
Jan 23 2015 | 1:00pm ET
In our new section, FINtech Focus, we will profile one of these firms each week. While fintech is a broad category, we will be focusing on firms that specifically cater to the alternative investment industry. Read more…