Whitebox Setting Up Shop In Singapore

May 19 2011 | 1:39pm ET

Another U.S. hedge fund is opening for business in Asia.

Whitebox Advisors has registered in Singapore and is setting up an office in the city-state, Reuters reports. The Minneapolis-based firm plans to manage its Asian investments from the new digs.

Whitebox, which has $2.5 billion in assets, is led by Andrew Redleaf, a founding partner of Deephaven Asset Management. Redleaf left the firm prior to its sale to Stark Investments and effective dissolution in 2009.


In Depth

Q&A: TCA Fund Management's Bob Press on Small-Cap Private Equity

Aug 25 2016 | 8:55pm ET

The emergence of private credit as a replacement for traditional bank financing...

Lifestyle

Kiawah: Island Reversal

Aug 24 2016 | 9:59pm ET

Looking for real estate investments but the typical real estate fare isn’t cutting...

Guest Contributor

Old Hill Partners: Embrace Illiquidity

Aug 9 2016 | 2:39pm ET

The age-old financial concept that higher yields are the result of higher risk and...