Hedge Funds

Lattanzio is back raising money


John Lattanzio, former right hand man to Michael Steinhardt and more recently head trader at Omega, has ventured out on his own again with Lattanzio Management. He gained fame as Steinhardt's second-in-command from the late 1970s through the mid-1990s. The new fund is Lattanzio's second solo effort. He wound-up the first fund a number of years ago after two years of solid returns.

Now Lattanzio is back raising money for a new equity fund, Lattanzio Equity Capital, which will trade U.S. stocks with a market cap of $500 million to $10 billion. The portfolio is limited to seven to