Timeline

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TIMELINE

By Josh Friedlander



2002

December 31 2002

Billion Dollar Club: 100 firms hold $310 billion in assets



2003

March 1 2003

Citadel returns Ivy Asset Management’s $100 million upon learning it had talked to former Citadel manager Reade Griffith, who was getting ready to launch Polygon


Reade Griffith


April 16 2003

Lancer Offshore Fund Group files for bankruptcy protection, the first hedge fund to do so

May 14 2003

A precursor to mandatory registration, the SEC holds its first hedge fund roundtable. Only two hedge fund managers attend: Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates