Launches & Closures

Mereor’s Gedeon eyes new partnerships for credit and merger arb strategy following fund wind-down

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Georges Gedeon
Having taken the decision to return all capital in the $50 million credit and merger arbitrage fund that he runs at his Paris-based Mereor start-up, former GLG partner Georges Gedeon is weighing up several options for the future incarnation of his hedge fund strategy.

Gedeon has received two proposals from established firms – both of which would see him build a credit and event-driven business for the entity he joins, resurrecting the strategy employed by the Mereor Absolute Return Fund within a larger company infrastructure.

He is now considering these opportunities, versus remaining