Haupt teams up with Five Mile

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Fixed-income mortgage-backed trading veteran, Mason Haupt, recently teamed up with Stamford-based Five Mile Capital Partners, a new hedge fund group chaired by Lewis Ranieri, the larger-than-life bond king from Salomon Brothers who is widely regarded as the 'father of the securitized mortgage market' and who starred in the 1989 bestseller 'Liar's Poker'. Haupt joins Five Mile as the firm gears up to launch its second hedge fund, which he will oversee as portfolio manager.

A specialist in mortgage-backed and asset-backed securities, Haupt's soon-to-be-launched portfolio at Five Mile will pursue multiple arbitrage strategies with a fixed income component that will