Posts Tagged ‘Highbridge’

JP Morgan Highbridge Saw Potash Potential

August 30, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

Recently Russia announced an export ban on grains and BHP Billiton made a contested offer to buy Potash Corp. Long before those events moved agriculture to the headlines, JP Morgan’s hedge fund unit made a big bet on a fertilizer company. (more…)

Crossovers: JP Morgan Fund, SEI Guide

April 29, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

In just the past few days there have been a number of announcements about the intersection of hedge funds with mutual funds. Among these is JP Morgan’s launch of Highbridge Dynamic Commodities Strategy mutual fund, which draws on an investment team that is part of Highbridge Capital, the bank’s giant hedge fund. (more…)