Tuesday, 1 December 2015
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Aug 25 2011 | 12:42am ET
London-based Hawker Capital has launched a global macro fund, seeking to profit from the European sovereign debt crisis.
The new Vulcan Global Macro Fund is helmed by Jan Szilagyi, who joined Hawker last year from Duquesne Capital Management. At Duquesne, which founder Stanley Druckenmiller closed last year, Szilagyi was a senior macro analyst, based in New York, HFMWeek reports.
Morgan Stanley owns a minority stake in Hawker, which specializes in long/short commodities strategies.
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…