Stamford, Connecticut-based Vinya Capital is getting ready
to roll out its first fund, which is expected to raise as much
as $500 million. The firm, which was recently started by
Michael deSa and Farhan Sharaff, is planning the launch of a
global macro fund for the fourth quarter. Vinya Global will
invest in the global fixed-income, currencies, commodities and
equities markets. DeSa and Sharaff, who...