400 Capital Management
400 Capital taps 2 for new CFO, investor relations posts
John Bateman is the new CFO and Tami Witham is the new director and investor relations product specialist at 400 Capital, a structured credit hedge fund manager.
Barron’s Best 100 Hedge Funds (#29)
Hedge-fund manager Christian Zugel has made a mint in mortgage-backed securities, and he has also been wheeling and dealing in a lot of real estate. He has had to figure out how to fit a growing staff of 73 into a renovated garment factory, originally built by a grandfather of former Disney Chairman Michael Eisner near the Jersey shore in the town of Red Bank.
Chris Hentemann’s five-year flagship hedge fund has focused most of its attention on the credit opportunities created by the financial crisis. The opportunities have changed in the past year or so, but they’re far from over, he says.
Analysis: Small hedge funds top big ones in 2012 with strong returns
In tough times, small hedge funds appear to have bested many of their bigger competitors. As the industry digests another year of largely mediocre hedge fund returns, especially at many of the largest players, some investors are beginning to turn their sights toward smaller newcomers to deliver the kind of double-digit returns that made the industry famous.