Thu, Oct 27, 2016
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Cayman Atlantic launches Twitter Trading

Thursday, June 20, 2013
Opalesque Industry Update - After setting up the world’s first “Twitter Hedge Fund” in 2011, Paul Hawtin is back launching Cayman Atlantic at the WIRED Money conference in London on Monday 1st July 2013.
  • Cayman Atlantic is a world first investment management company that “unlocks hidden trading opportunities within real-time social media data”.
  • WIRED Money is a one-day conference exploring how money, banking, and finance are being disrupted by the most innovative minds today.
  • The Firm will be offering clients the ability to open Managed Trading Accounts (MTAs) with a minimum investment requirement of £100,000 GBP.
  • Our innovative technology, an analytics engine that transforms real-time social media data into trading opportunities, provides an event monitoring system for market-sensitive information, global situations and emerging trends.
  • Early indications suggest potential for solid investment performance. The Firm has been trading its innovative strategy since July 2012 and has returned 13.76% since.
  • The financial industry is fast realising the enormous value within social media data from networks such as Twitter and Facebook.
  • The SEC recently approved the use of Twitter and Facebook for company disclosures and Bloomberg announced it's the first financial information platform to integrate real-time Twitter feeds directly into the investment workflows of market professionals.

Paul Hawtin was interviewed for Opalesque TV in 2011. You can watch that interview here.

Press release


What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing


  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. David Einhorn speaks on passive investing, Mylan, his cheapest stock, the Fed[more]

    From Greenlight Capital hedge fund manager David Einhorn (Trades, Portfolio) joined nine other famed investors on Tuesday to talk about stocks at the annual Great Investors’ Best Ideas Investment Symposium in Dallas. Presenters at the annual conference typically pitch one or severa

  2. Investing - Fund set up to buy illiquid hedge fund stakes finds plenty of opportunities, Lansdowne's Roden says likes animal genetics company Genus[more]

    Fund set up to buy illiquid hedge fund stakes finds plenty of opportunities From As ValueWalk reported back in February, earlier this year Andrew Lawrence set out to raise $250 million to $500 million for a fund that will buy stakes in hedge funds that have suspended redem

  3. Opalesque Roundtable: Style drift, poor communications and credibility fatigue are biggest red flags for hedge funds investors[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Style drift, poor communications and credibility fatigue are the biggest red flags for hedge funds investors, said participants of the latest 2016 Opalesque Investor Roundtable, sponso

  4. Barclay CTA Index down 0.40% in September (+0.10% YTD)[more]

    Managed futures traders lost 0.40% in September according to the Barclay CTA Index compiled by BarclayHedge. The Index is up 0.10% year to date. “The US Fed, in spite of its hawkish tone, opted to hold rates steady which roiled financial markets,” says Sol Waksman, founder and president of BarclayHe

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: Meet Emma, your friendly A.I. helper[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva for New Managers: Shaunka Khire, who co-designed an artificial intelligence (AI) robot called EMMA/MANSI, talks to Opalesque