Hutchin Hill Capital, the US-based multi-strategy hedge fund
firm founded by ex-SAC quant head Neill Chriss, and AQR Capital
Management outfit are among a new wave of major US groups to
set up shop in London in a bid to exploit the growing
opportunity set in Europe.
Hutchin Hill, which was launched in July 2008 by Chriss
– who was formerly head of SAC’s highly
profitable quantitative strategies team – with backing
from Jim Simons’ legendary Renaissance
Technologies group, has applied to the...