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Castilium Capital CIO and COO depart

London-based systematic firm exited Mayfair offices in July


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GoldenTree founder preparing Marble Point Credit

New US loan and CLO investment firm in Connecticut led by Tom Shandell

Brummer’s new global macro team make strong debut

Arete Capital Partners went live this month; could receive ‘several hundred million’ from Swedish giant



UBS FoHF unit appoints new European investments head

Ex-Falcon Asset Management partner Edoardo Rulli rejoins UBS replacing Matthew Jamieson


News round-up: Court appoints liquidator for stricken Platinum

Hedge funds fight for bond settlement payout; Brazil fund bets on economy upturn; and more…


Carlyle to sell ESG stake; Claren Road under review

Emerging Sovereign Group partners to buy back Carlyle’s 55% stake


Credit and multi-asset worst hit in July as outflows continue

$25.2bn pulled from the sector in July although commodities and managed futures see positive growth


CQS reveals profit dip from 2015 fund losses

Michael Hintze’s London hedge fund sees 23% fall in earnings


News round-up: Och-Ziff said to cut management fees

HF inroads hurt reinsurers; UBS’ O’Connor faces unfair dismissal claim; and more…


Context sees macro mutual pass $100m

Asset manager seeking to add three hedge fund sub-advised offerings to liquid alts platform in next 12-18 months


EM specialist Gramercy hires trading desk chief

Chris Tackney joins $5.7bn credit manager in Connecticut


Two Sigma makes first push into Ucits with Schroders

The $200m market-neutral diversified fund starts trading this week


Ex-Citigroup director to launch commodities hedge fund

Pravin Chandrasekaran aims to raise $250m for AI launch next year




Prop trader Maven opens asset management firm with hedge fund launch

MVN Asset Management to debut market neutral event-driven strategy in September


HF hits back at SEC fraud charges with lawsuit

RD Legal Capital accuses regulator of ‘unfair and unconstitutional’ proceedings in terror litigation case


News round-up: Paulson & Co. MD readies hedge fund

Sihan Shu splits from John Paulson; Ex-SAC Capital manager launches Honeycomb AM; and more…


Aussie admin MainstreamBPO to buy Fundadministration

Deal will see MainstreamBPO take on $5bn in hedge fund AuA


Global macro funds boosted in August as currency bets pay off

Hedge funds up 0.7% in two week period with credit, event driven and CTAs up