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News round-up: JAT founder eyes return to money management

CQS credit CIO set to leave the firm; Robertson: Hedge fund’s face most difficult era in decades


Eagle Trading Systems buys Israeli quant

ICG deal expands systematic macro firm’s research and trading resources

Eden Rock buys out Gottex ERG Asset Management stake

London firm launched joint venture with Gottex in 2011 to focus on illiquid holdings



Ex-Blue Mountain PM to launch event-driven hedge fund

Blue Mountain mortgage head Steven Boyd preps Trebuchet Capital


SS&C cyber-hacking case could be industry ‘wake-up call’

Hedge fund admin faces $20m lawsuit from commodities manager


Amundi aims to double assets as it consolidates alts offering

$38.1bn private debt, alternative multi-management, real estate, private equity and infrastructure assets to sit on one platform


Millennium’s Lorne appointed Aima chair

Brevan Howard and Man Group execs among trade body’s new board of directors


New Jersey CTA wins $40m in defamation case

NuWave launched libel action against First Advantage over background checks report


Credit manager Chenavari closes European CLO at €362m

Loic Fery’s firm moves back into market for first time in two years


Columbus Circle launches l/s tech Ucits with Trium

Trium CCI Technology L/S Fund set to open in fourth quarter


News round-up: Caesars ‘optimistic’ on $5bn bankruptcy deal

Caesars pursues deals as Trilogy Capital refuse offer; Brevan Howard latest to trim fee structure; and more…


Perry Capital to shut down after wave of redemptions

Poor performance and redemptions see Richard Perry close down firm after 28 years


Ex-Sound Point PM to launch distressed debt hedge fund

Jeff Teach to launch Casern Capital in Q2 2017




Veteran CTA Covenant opens market-neutral strategy

Nashville trend-follower launches S&P-focused offering with zero management fee


Rokos Capital appoints COO from Deutsche Bank

Chris Rokos’ firm hires in former DB global COO of debt sales


AllianzGI expands liquid alts offering with structured return fund

Equity index option strategy has been running in US since 2012


News round-up: Soros and Sussman spur European launches

Rokos eclipses old Brevan Howard fund; Lansdowne loses big on Glencore; and more…


Typhon soft-closes Vulcan metals fund ahead of Cayman launch

Vulcan Metals Strategy is trading $25.5m with further $41m to be deployed