Saturday, 28 March 2015
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Oct 24 2011 | 10:00am ET
Three former traders from European hedge fund giant Brevan Howard Asset Management have raised $100 million for a natural resources fund to be launched next year.
Tim Whyte, Carl Linderum and Ben Belldegrun have yet to name their new firm, reports Financial News, citing a person “familiar with the situation.”
Whyte will be the new outfit’s CIO, with Linderum and Belldegrun as senior partners on the investment team.
FN says the fund will focus on global commodities and equities.
All three joined Breven Howard in 2008 from the hedge fund firm Sofaer Capital where they also ran a natural resources hedge funds. They served as senior traders on the Brevan Howard Master fund until 2010, when all three left.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…