Hutchin Hill Capital Seeks Entry into Burgeoning Asia Merger Market

March 20th, 2015
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New York-based Hutchin Hill Capital has set up shop in Asia with the opening of a 10-person office in Hong Kong. According to Bloomberg News, the $3.4 billion, multi-strategy hedge fund firm will launch its Asia operations under the management of Aaron Nieman, formerly of SAC Capital Advisors.

The timing of Hutchin Hill Capital’s new event-driven hedge fund coincides with the emergence of Japan and China as major sources of merger and acquisition activities amidst a growing capital market. According to Bloomberg, 2014 saw nearly a trillion dollars of mergers and acquisition capital change hands. which is more than a 40 percent increase over the prior year.
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Related People: ; Douglas Haynes (President); Chandler Bocklage*; Gregory Racz; Mark Haas; Neil Chriss; Peter Nussbaum*; Seth Padowitz; Sol Kumin*; Steve Eichblatt; Steven A. Cohen; Ted Orenstein*; Tom Conheeney*
Related Entities: Hutchin Hill Capital Domestic Fund; Renaissance Meritage Fund, Ltd; Renaissance Technologies; Canvas Capital*; CR Intrinsic Investors*; Cubist Systematic Strategies; EverPoint Asset Management; Hutchin Hill Master Fund; S.A.C. Global Investors; SAC Meridian; SAC MultiQuant; Sigma Capital Mgmt; Walter Capital*
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