Hedge Funds

Exis chief hires art curator


Move over Steve Cohen and Ken Griffin. Big name hedge fund managers may be throwing cash at art these days both as an investment and to establish their refinement as cultured collectors. But few hedge fund art buyers are going as far as the founder of New York-based Exis Capital Management, Adam Sender. The 36-year-old Sender was recently featured in an art-news column that noted he is not only buying up quirky modern-art pieces but has hired a full-time curator to oversee his collection. Sender's reason might be practical, though. One of his conceptual-art pieces is a solidified