Goldman Sachs veteran Christopher Mikosh to Launch TOR Hedge Fund

August 1st, 2012
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Former Hong Kong-based Goldman Sachs trader, Christopher Mikosh has embarked upon a plan to start a new Asia-based hedge fund scheduled for launch in the fourth quarter of 2012 or first quarter of 2013.

As reported by Reuters, Christopher Mikosh follows former Goldman Sachs trader, Morgan Sze, who launched Azentus Capital with $1 billion of assets in 2011. The new hedge fund will be called TOR and will be co-managed by Patrik Edsparr, formerly of Citadel and Jim Sweeney, former CEO of the now defunct Asia hedge fund, Boyer Allan Investment Management. TOR will be operated as a credit hedge fund concentrating in financial securities.
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Azentus Capital
Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies*
Related People: Ali Hedayat*; Andrew Metcalf* ; Bob Howard*; Bruce Kirk; Dinakar Singh*; Emmanuel Niogret*; Eric Mandelblat*; Eric Mindich*; Jeffrey Zielinski; Jenny Sun Kin-nam; Mohan Rajasooria; Morgan Sze; Morgan Sze*; Pierre-Henri Flamand*; Ralph F. Rosenberg*; Roger Denby-Jones
Related Entities: Azentus Capital Partners; Goldman Global Special Situations Group; Goldman Global Special Situations Group (GSSG); Goldman Principal Strategies; Goldman Prop Trading; Goldman Sachs & Co; GS Capital Partners; GS Principal Strategies Group; Azentus Capital Limited; Goldman Proprietary Trading
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