Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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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.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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