Centaurus Vet's New Firm Adds Citadel Nat. Gas Trader

Jun 19 2013 | 9:06am ET

A hedge fund led by a Centaurus Advisors alumnus has hired a natural-gas trader from Citadel Investment Group.

Skylar Capital Management added Loftus Fitzwater, it told Bloomberg News. Fitzwater formerly worked at Citadel, Fortis Energy Marketing & Trading and Enron Corp.

Bill Perkins founded Houston-based Skylar last year after Centaurus founder John Arnold retired and shuttered the hedge fund.


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