Finding the Next David Einhorn

At an awards dinner honoring emerging managers, legends — and possible legends in the making — dished on what it takes to build a business.

Who says it’s hard to find good hedge fund managers these days? The key is to not overlook fledgling firms, as an awards dinner held this week at Manhattan’s Waldorf Astoria hotel showed. The event, sponsored by research and data firm S&P Capital IQ and investment firm New Legacy Group, honored emerging managers in nine categories that included specific strategies and geographic areas.

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