Dan Morehead, the former head of macro trading at Tiger Fund Management, is getting ready to debut his first fund. Based in San Francisco, Morehead has set up Pantera Capital Management, and plans to launch an opportunistic global macro fund in the next month. Pantera is Italian for "panther." Morehead is also said to be looking to bring on board analysts with non-equity experience in the next few months.
The fund will be primarily focused around fixed-income and currencies. But the portfolio may invest in other areas such as FX, emerging markets, debt, real estate and some non-financial