AKAZ Onshore Fund takes long and short positions in equity and credit-product indexes, currencies and commodities, primarily using options. Wed, Prime-brokerage salesman Seth Almansi joined Cantor Fitzgerald’s New York office this month as a director focused on pitching the firm’s services to small and mid-size equity shops.Almansi had been employed at Citigroup since 2012, most recently arranging financing for hedge funds and private equity funds via its private-bank unit. Wed, HN Capital has hired a business-development chief.
Cho had been working at Black Rock since 2011, most recently as a vice president in the firm’s institutional sales area.
Northwood invests across the capital structure in REITs and real estate operating companies, among other real estate-related securities.
The New York firm, led by Stephen Millham and Raleigh Nuckols,...
The Singapore firm, founded in the second half of 2017 by former Prince Street Capital partner Rashmi Kwatra, received a million commitment from a single U. Wed, Small-cap technology stock picker Cobia Capital is having its worst year since 2008.
The New York firm, led by Jeffrey Meyers, was showing a year-to-date loss of 12.7% for its Cobia Capital Partners fund as of June 30.
The only other time the London firm performed so poorly was a...