Launches & Closures

Sigma Capital's David Vogt plans equity shop Point Harbor Capital


Vogt and former Goldman Sachs colleague Mitchell Schnapp have taken steps to launch an equity fund.

Former Goldman Sachs colleagues David Vogt and Mitchell Schnapp have taken steps to launch a value oriented long/short equity hedge fund firm in New York City named Point Harbor Capital, according to discussions they have had with hedge fund service providers.

The firm's launch date could not be determined. Point Harbor has not yet filed any regulatory documents. The firm has selected Morgan Stanley as a prime broker, according to people briefed on the plans.

Point Harbor would be led by Vogt. He was most recently a portfolio manager at $14 billion SAC Capital