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Man FRM launches crisis risk offset vehicle

FoHF expands stable of funds with crisis protection offering


Former Valiant Capital partner preps l/s equity launch

Dror Bar-Ziv to lead San-Fran-based Blue Sparrow Partners

Ex-Man GLG healthcare pro accelerates HF launch

Stephen Yang’s Curam Capital starts trading amid client demand to capitalise on sector opportunities



Dalton hires Advenis quant head for systematic build out

Thomas Dionysopoulos to develop systematic strategies for Ucits range


Macro and multi-asset funds drive outflows in June

Global macro funds see $6.4bn of net outflows following a tougher year so far for the strategy


Icelandic HF Gamma diversifies with UK real estate launch

Post-Brexit currency movements prompted the $1.3bn manager to launch the fund


News round-up: Media highlights impact of onshoring tax deadline

Scaramucci interviewed for the role of White House comms director; HF harnesses computational biology to make 21% average returns


BTIG adds ex-Citi and Barclays executives to London team

Firm aims to expand its global equities and trading coverage


Neuberger Berman adds former CIC PM to stable

Bin Yu and CloudRidge Capital team to run value strat from Hong Kong and Beijing


News round-up: Blackstone seeds ex-TPG-Axon exec’s new hedge fund

Brevan Howard preps new macro fund; Jana Partners sells Whole Foods stake; and more


ValueAct CFO Charles Siu retires

Christopher Allen promoted to chief finance role


Ex-SocGen head of US PB sales launches consultancy firm

Graham Smith opens Prime Decision Consulting


Seward & Kissel launches compliance consulting arm

US law firm branches out beyond pure legal advice




News round-up: Bond traders under scrutiny as Goldman FICC revenue nosedives

Macro HF to return profits to clients after 12% surge; Wealthy investors dump HFs for real estate


Schonfeld eyes European managers as it looks to expand non-US book

Steven Schonfeld’s hedge fund platform recently backed another ex-SAC alumnus


Northern Trust announces continental Europe head and creation of EU bank

David Wicks promoted to new role in response to growth across region


Apollo latest to cut hedge fund fees

Introduces tiered management fee structure for credit fund and lowers performance fees to 18%


AKO Capital COO departs after 12 years

David Wooburn retires to be replaced by Andrew Dubin