Tue, May 31, 2016
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

Cantab Capital appoints Adam Glinsman as Managing Director

Monday, August 05, 2013
Opalesque Industry Update - Cantab Capital, the multi-billion systematic global macro manager has hired Adam Glinsman for the newly created position of Managing Partner.

Glinsman will formally take up the role at the start of September. He brings 25 years experience across the investment and capital markets industries. After a prior career in institutional equities, between 2003 and 2009 Adam was COO and Partner of Lansdowne Partners, one of the leading fundamental long/short equity firms, where he was a member of the Management Committee, with primary responsibility for Business Management and Development, and Enterprise Risk. After retiring from Lansdowne in 2009, amongst other initiatives Adam remained a consultant to the flagship Lansdowne Developed Markets Funds, as well as to Cambridge University in the evolution of its internal IP commercialisation strategy.

Glinsman will be working alongside the Founding Partner and CIO/CEO, Dr Ewan Kirk. Glinsman will concentrate on the management and evolution of all non-investment aspects of the business. Dr Kirk will maintain his focus on leading the investment research for Cantab.

Dr Kirk said: “We are really excited that Adam is joining us because of the decades of experience he brings and the value he will add to our business and investors. Importantly, he is culturally a good fit for a technology-driven financial firm like Cantab.”

Cantab Capital

Press Release

BM

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. Americas - Australian banks sending U.S. hedge funds broke, Ryan Puerto Rico ‘rescue’ bill could be windfall for hedge funds[more]

    Australian banks sending U.S. hedge funds broke From SMH.com.au: US hedge funds are not having the best of years. Profits are hard to find, they're underperforming and the punters are losing patience, withdrawing US$15 billion ($20.8 billion) in the March quarter. They're expected to wit

  2. Investing - Billionaire Wilbur Ross likes the look of Chinese bad loans, Hedge funds are still relevant in a diversified portfolio: 4 fundamental criteria for superior manager selection[more]

    Billionaire Wilbur Ross likes the look of Chinese bad loans From Bloomberg.com: U.S. billionaire Wilbur Ross said he’s considering investing in nonperforming loans in China, as Moody’s Investors Service said that the nation has the tools to prevent a financial crisis in the near term. I’

  3. Investing - Blackstone gives pricey Canadian energy and property thumbs down, One of the most concentrated hedge fund bets is getting crushed, Facebook is hedge funds' new tech darling,[more]

    Blackstone gives pricey Canadian energy and property thumbs down From Bloomberg.com: Canada’s energy assets are uneconomic and real-estate markets overvalued, making them less attractive for investment than in the U.S. and elsewhere, according to Tony James, president of Blackstone Group

  4. Study - Only 30% of institutional hedge fund portfolios beat the benchmark[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: A new study from CEM Benchmarking, an independent provider of cost and performance analysis for pension funds, shows that only 30 percent of institutional investors hedge fund portfolios beat the benchmark after fees. The study provides in depth analysis of real

  5. Opalesque Exclusive: $1bn hedge fund club grows to 668 managers, continues to dominate (Part One)[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Despite an underwhelming 2015 and a slow start to 2016 in terms of performance, one group of managers that continues to dominate the assets of the hedge fund industry is the so called $1bn club – hedge fund managers with at least $1bn in assets under management (AU