Timeline

Fri Mar 28, 2008



TIMELINE

By Josh Friedlander



2002

December 31 2002

Billion Dollar Club: 100 firms hold $310 billion in assets



2003

March 1 2003

Citadel returns Ivy Asset Management’s $100 million upon learning it had talked to former Citadel manager Reade Griffith, who was getting ready to launch Polygon


Reade Griffith


April 16 2003

Lancer Offshore Fund Group files for bankruptcy protection, the first hedge fund to do so

May 14 2003

A precursor to mandatory registration, the SEC holds its first hedge fund roundtable. Only two hedge fund managers attend: Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates and George Hall of Clinton Group

June 1 2003

Former Morgan Stanley chief global strategist Barton Biggs launches Traxis


Barton Biggs


August 1 2003

SAC technology star manager David Ganek starts Level Global, quickly raising $600 million

September 1 2003 William von Mueffling leaves Lazard to launch Cantillon Capital Management, raising $1.8 billion within...

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