Hedge Funds

Blue Lion roars out of the gate

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Roaring Lion Capital Management, the Dallas-based freshman fund effort of Atlas Capital Management alum Charles Griege, is set to launch its long/short Blue Lion Fund on October 3.

Griege did not return multiple calls, but according to the firm's marketing documents, the fund will focus on investing in small and mid-cap companies, which Blue Lion defines as those with market caps of $250 million to $5 billion.

The fund plans to use its short positions to achieve absolute returns, rather than to hedge its long side. It aims to remain extremely liquid - with a goal of being able