Regiment Founder Peterson To Stop Managing Money

Dec 13 2012 | 1:47pm ET

Regiment Capital Advisors founder Tim Peterson announced his retirement and succession plans at the $7 billion hedge fund.

A former high-yield bond trader for Harvard University's endowment, Peterson will stop managing money at Boston-based Regiment in the middle of 2014. The 51-year-old will remain with the credit hedge fund in a mentoring role, he said.

Mark Brostowski and Bill Heffron will continue to manage Regiment's remaining funds—it sold its $2 billion special situations funds and direct-lending unit to TCW Group last week—while Chris Kaster and Thomas Sorbo will continue to run the firm's business operations.

Regiment spokeswoman Diana Pisciotta told Bloomberg News that the proceeds from the special situations sale will help Peterson to redistribute equity to other members of the firm.

Peterson founded Regiment in 1999.


In Depth

Q&A: Decathlon Capital On Revenue-Based Alternative Lending

Oct 30 2017 | 3:49pm ET

The explosion in private credit activity since the end of the financial crisis is...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

Saxby: Not All EBITDA Is Created Equal

Nov 30 2017 | 8:02pm ET

Record levels of dry powder are driving competition among private equity firms to...