Frank Meyer is one of the pioneers and legends in the hedge fund industry. In this Opalesque FIVE Minutes, Meyer recalls how early he started to study and invest in hedge funds - already in 1973 he formed his first hedge fund of funds.
Drew Hayworth is one of three founders of Madison Street Partners LLC, a 380 million long/short equity fund in Denver, Colorado. The firm was launched in 2004 and focuses on a core value investing proposition based on bottom up stock picking both long and short. As a special twist compared to usual long/short value investors, Madison runs about one third of assets in a tactical trading component that thrives on volatility and liquidity.
Volvar Asset Management (Volvar AM) is a Paris-based independent asset management company specialized on the volatility asset class. Their first fund is seeded by IMQubator, the seeding firm of the Dutch pensions giant Stichting Pensioenfonds AB.
Jack Schwager unveils his fourth Market Wizards book: âHedge Fund Market Wizardsâ with fascinating insights into 15 hedge fund traders who consistently outperform the markets â all in their own words!