Hedge Funds

New firm for ex-SAC, Stratix man


Ian Goodman, co-founder of Stratix Asset Management and alum of SAC Capital Advisors, has formed a new firm and launched a new equity long/short strategy. GCore Capital Partners began trading on June 1 with approximately $150 million. The fund will remain open to new investments through December 31.

Goodman's new vehicle will invest in financial services, technology and energy stocks. While the strategy will focus on the United States, it will also look at opportunities in Europe, Asia and Australia.

Goodman and Stratix co-founder John Grodin folded their firm and parted ways in December 2007. The closure of that