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Ex-Point72 President targeting $1bn for new hedge fund

Doug Haynes, a former President at Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management until he resigned in 2018 having been named a defendant in a sexual discrimination lawsuit which was settled in 2020, is looking to raise $1bn for his new fund

Itau raises $2bn for Serra-managed funds

Itau Asset Management, a Brazil-based money manager inspired by Ken Griffin’s Citadel and Izzy Englander’s Millennium Management, has appointed Bruno Serra, a former director at Brazil’s central bank, to raise money for a new family of funds in its

Digital assets funds see third week of inflows

Digital asset investment products saw inflows for the third consecutive week last week totalling $15m, although trading volumes remain 27% below the 2023 average, according to the latest Digital Asset Fund Flows Weekly report from CoinShares.

Ex-Man Group long-short manager launches new hedge fund

Priya Kodeeswaran, a former long-short manager at Man Group and Portfolio Manager at Millennium Management, is to serve as both Founder and Chief Investment Officer of his newly-launched hedge fund, Katamaran Capital, according to a report by Bloomberg.

Dynamic Funds launches long-short credit opportunities fund

Dynamic Funds has added to its liquid alternatives offering with the launch of the Dynamic Credit Opportunities Fund which will seeks to generate absolute returns over a complete market cycle through long and short positions in primarily corporate debt securities.

Digital asset funds see highest inflows since July

Digital asset investment products saw inflows for the second week totalling $78m, the highest level seen since July, according to the latest Digital Asset Weekly Fund Flows report from CoinShares.

Multi-strats lead surge in hedge fund launches

New hedge fund launches surged through mid-2023 as managers shifted the strategic growth focus to aggressive expansion of inflation trading teams in multi-strategy funds designed for and positioned to trade volatility driven by rising rates and generational inflation.

Performance boosts hedge fund AUM as redemptions continue

Investors continued to pull cash from hedge funds in August redeeming an estimated $6.10bn to extend the current run of overall withdrawals to 15 months, according to the latest Hedge Fund Industry Asset Flows Report from Nasdaq eVestment.

India and LatAm hedge funds lead YTD industry gains

Emerging Markets hedge funds extended gains through mid-2023 with India and Latin America funds leading the way against a backdrop of persistently high inflation and the possibility of a US recession, according to the latest performance data from HFR.

Digital asset funds see sixth week of outflows

Digital asset investment products saw outflows for the sixth consecutive week last week with investors pulling $9m in total, according to a the latest Digital Asset Fund Flows Weekly Report from CoinShares.

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