Hawkshaw wins Idol-style assets

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Manhattan-based Gotham Asset Management is running a new incubator program that has invested more than $100 million with 11 hedge funds in the past five months, the latest being Hawkshaw Capital which was started by two former Midtown analysts.

All of the funds in the Gotham incubator were part of the 'Value Investors' club, a selective club that requires its members submit between two and six great investment ideas a year, according to Joel Greenblatt who runs Gotham, as well as working as a professor at Columbia University.

"We didn't start the club with the idea of seeding funds, but