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Horton Point launches a highly-liquid, algorithmic hedge fund

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

From Kirsten Bischoff, Opalesque New York:

New York based asset manager Horton Point LLC has launched the Gallery Algo Fund. The quant fund will run a strategy based on the firm’s philosophy that "a portfolio consisting of a diversified group of highly liquid, short-term algorithmic trading strategies represents an attractive opportunity to capture innovative sources of alpha, while preserving liquidity and minimizing the systemic risk inherent in longer-term investments."

The fund’s algorithm is focused on US equities, ETFs, index futures, listed interest rate products, com......................

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