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Mar 18 2013 | 2:08pm ET
The hedge fund launched last year by The Children's Investment Fund veteran Stuart Powers has soft-closed with US$750 million.
London-based Hengistbury Investment Partners has doubled its assets under management since its debut. The firm's flagship hedge fund, which debuted on New Year's Day last year, soared 22% in 2012, and is up 2% this year, the Financial Times reports.
Hengistbury will now accept investment only from existing investors.
Powers was a partner and a top analyst at TCI. His former firm actually did even better than his new offering last year, rising 29.54%.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…