Taking a walk in Eton Park


The launch of Eric Mindich's hedge fund venture last year was the largest in the history of the industry. But here's the $3.5 billion question: will Eton Park's investment style really generate the high-octane thrills of a roller-coaster ride or will it turn out to be the more placid performance of a roundturn on a carousel?

Either way, with a four-year lock-up, it's going to be a long ride, so strap yourself in as we take a look at Eton Park's first regulatory filings with the SEC that offer a souvenir snapshot of the long side of the portfolio