2017 Hedge Fund LaunchesThere are several new hedge funds launching in 2017, with many more to come in the second half of the year. Here are a few recent new hedge funds for 2017:
1) Blue Hawk Investment Group, founded in 2016, just launched their BlueHawk Fundamental Growth Fund, a long/short equity fund.
2) Holocene Advisors, a hedge fund started by former Citadel manager, Brandon Haley, is gearing up for an April, 2017 launch with an expected $1 billion.
3) Light Sky Macro, also based out of New York and run by Ben Melkman, is launching in the first quarter of 2017. The fund has backing from some huge names in the hedge fund industry including Louis Bacon, Philippe Laffont, Steve Cohen, and Dan Loeb.
4) Latitude Investment Management is launching with an extremely unique fee structure - just 1% management fees and no performance fees.
Stay tuned for additional hedge fund launches in 2017