Tuscan Launches Offshore Fund

Nov 9 2007 | 10:39am ET

San Francisco-based Tuscan Group has launched an offshore version of its $135 million long/short hedge fund. The Cayman Islands-domiciled Tuscan Offshore Investments debuted with $20 million on Oct. 1.

Both funds employ a long/short strategy in the technology space, including telecom and media but minus biotech, because “that’s a whole other specialty,” a source with knowledge of the fund told FINalternatives. The source did not provide performance numbers for the onshore fund, which has been trading since 2002.

Tuscan Offshore Investments uses Bank of America as its prime broker, Howard Rice as its law firm and Rothstein Kass as its auditor.


In Depth

Why Ponzi Schemes Work: An In-Depth Look At The Allen Stanford Fraud

Dec 21 2014 | 10:30am ET

Texan Allen Stanford first appeared on the radars of financial regulators in 1997...

Lifestyle

Hedgie Funds US Squash Program

Dec 24 2014 | 8:46am ET

Squash, anyone?

Guest Contributor

EidoSearch’s Top Three Market Projections For 2015

Dec 23 2014 | 4:03am ET

It is that time of year again when prognosticators make their big market calls for...

 

Sponsored Content

Editor's Note

    Guidelines for Guest Articles

    Oct 22 2014 | 9:46am ET

    We are always looking for guest articles from hedge fund managers and buy-side firms.

    If you are interested in submitting a contributed piece for possible publication on FINalternatives, please take a look at the specs. Read more…

 

Futures Magazine

December 2014 Cover

Futures 2014 person of the year

Jeff Sprecher was simply looking for a platform to trade energies when launching ICE 14 years ago but it has grown to reach the pinnacle of both the listed futures and equities world.

The Alpha Pages

TAP July/August 2014 Cover

The Alpha Pages Interview: Senator Rand Paul

Senator Paul sat down in the debut series of the Alpha Pages Interview to discuss the broken tax code, regulation surrounding Bitcoin, and his plans for the 2016 Presidential election.