Wilson Named New Sprott Opps. Manager

Mar 1 2012 | 3:53am ET

Sprott Asset Management has hired a new portfolio manager, entrusting two of its hedge funds to him.

John Wilson joined the Toronto-based fund in January. He's now lead manager of Sprott's Opportunties Hedge and Opportunities RSP funds, Sprott said this week.

"John is an experienced manager of long-short strategies with a unique track record of delivering strong risk-adjusted returns to investors," Sprott CEO Peter Grosskopf said. "We welcome his addition to the Sprott Opportunities team."

Wilson most recently worked at Cumberland Private Wealth Management, where he was chief investment officer. Early, he founded alternative investments shop DDX Capital Partners.


In Depth

Humble in Hofstra...One Debate an Election Can Make

Sep 26 2016 | 10:20am ET

Tonight's U.S. Presidential debate, infamously coined the “Humbling in Hofstra...

Lifestyle

Vortic: Reimagining the Custom Wristwatch

Sep 27 2016 | 7:24pm ET

American watch manufacturer Vortic, which started out restoring antique pocket watch...

Guest Contributor

Malik: The Ever-Changing Middle Market and The Entering Class of 2016

Sep 2 2016 | 5:01pm ET

Deal sourcing and origination is only going to get more competitive given current...