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May 28 2008 | 2:00am ET
San Jose, Calif.-based Adobe Capital Partners is readying its first hedge fund for launch next month.
The Adobe Cap Gamma Fund will debut on June 1 with more than $10 million in initial assets, Hedge Funds Review reports. The fund will use a market-neutral quantitative options strategy trading U.S. stock market index options.
Adobe Capital was founded by Justin lent, a former hedge fund trader and Barclays risk analyst, and George Chako, who taught at Harvard Business School and the University of Southern California.
The fund is domiciled in the British Virgin Islands. RBC Capital Markets serves as prime broker.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Credit default swaps brought down the London Whale and cost JPMorgan $6.2 billion. Here is how it happened.