Brian Lippey, the president and chief operating officer of The Rohatyn Group, has left the firm to begin working on his own venture. Lippey is said to be readying a global macro fund, but the details of just how he will go about it are still to come. He is currently talking with a number of strategic partners and possible members for his portfolio management team, but has yet to ink any deals.
The new fund will invest in equities, fixed income and currencies, with a primary focus on G7 countries and some Asia investments. Lippey helped build