Hedge Funds

James looks after former investors


Chris James' new hedge fund firm, Partner Fund Management, opened its doors in November with more than $500 million in assets helped by his promise to guarantee the high-water mark for former investors in his Andor Diversified fund.

James was expected to open on day one with as much as a billion in assets and is said to have received requests for up to $900 million.

However, the former Andor Capital manager plans to ramp up more slowly. James is expected to take in capital every month to reach between $1 billion and $1.2 billion in January, when he