GSB Podium Advisors is launching a UCITS version of its
highly successful equity statistical arbitrage strategy which
will be on the Alpha UCITS platform.
GSB Podium Advisers was founded in March 2010 by New
York-based Shengbei Guo. From early 2005, he ran the Deutsche
Bank Noetic Equity Long/Short Fund, which at its peak had more
than $1 billion assets under management. After a short stint at
Galleon Quantitative Management as CIO, Guo decided to launch
his own alternative management firm. It is probably one of the
larger hedge fund launches in 2010 so far, having been seeded
with $175 million by...