Tiger Seed Auerbach’s Hound Partners Mulls Long-Only Fund

The New York-based manager would join other Tiger-affiliated managers including Stephen Mandel Jr., O. Andreas Halvorsen and Lee Ainslie in launching a long-only product to run alongside his firm’s hedge funds.

Jonathan Auerbach’s New York–based hedge fund firm Hound Partners may become the latest Tiger-affiliated manager to launch a long-only fund.

In a letter dated July 18, Auerbach says such a vehicle has been “under strong consideration” for a year and a half after he was inspired by a “very positive commentary of another Tiger Cub who Julian [Robertson] had over for lunch.”

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