Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Sep 15 2011 | 3:41am ET
Former Moore Capital Management portfolio manager Paul Findley has raised almost US$500 million for his new hedge fund in the three months since its launch.
London-based Bramshott Capital debuted in June, HFMWeek reports. The firm runs a European long/short equity strategy.
Findley set Bramshott up earlier this year, leaving Moore after less than a year-and-a-half. He joined Moore from Threadneedle Asset Management.
Findley hired Sarah-Jane Urry, from Threadneedle, as head of investor relations, Rupert Mahon of Stanhope Capital as chief operating officer and Paul Robbins of Lansdowne Partners as chief risk analyst.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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