Sep 17 2012 | 1:15pm ET
Five years in Alaska forced one-time quantitative fixed-income trader Michael Cook to reinvent himself. Now that Cook is back in London, he's put his new skills to the test with a commodity trading adviser.
Cook, formerly of Hydra Capital Management and Bank of America, and his partner, Anthony Peters, have founded Katmai Capital Advisors. The new firm will launch its maiden program, Commodities+, a managed accounts platform, on Oct. 1.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…