Pequot Capital Management

The hedge fund manager shuttered the highly-concentrated, tech-centric firm during the financial crisis, and started up again in 2011.
The ex-CIO of the New York City retirement system has launched a program that encourages young women to pursue careers in asset management.
Dan Benton is planning to relaunch his technology-focused hedge fund, Andor Capital Management.
A whistle-blower couple was awarded $1 million by the SEC for providing critical information in the alleged Pequot Capital Management insider trading case involving Microsoft securities.
Pequot and CEO Arthur Samberg agreed to pay nearly $28 million to settle SEC’s insider trading charges.
Hedge funds are on the agenda as Mary Schapiro leads SEC.