Hedge Funds

DKR adds natural resources team


DKR Capital, a Stamford, Conn.-based hedge fund firm with $4.2 billion in assets, has added a natural resources team led by commodities industry veteran, Tom Farley, to invest in the natural resources sector.

Farley and his team will focus on energy and metal companies, seeking to exploit systemic inefficiencies between the stock valuation of these companies and their related commodities. Buyers of natural resource equities are often not active in commodity markets, and investors in the commodities markets are often not invested in related equities, according to Farley. This creates an opportunity for traders who can effectively trade