Renaissance Technologies has told investors it will likely
start raising capital on January 1 for a new fund that would
blend the strategies of Renaissance Institutional Equities
Fund, which was launched in July 2005, and Renaissance
Institutional Futures Fund, which was to have begun trading on
RIFF will rely on some of Renaissance's longer term models
and is expected to trade 50 to 60 futures instruments,
including foreign exchange, equity...