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Greg Newton: a pioneer of hedge fund journalism


It was with great sadness that we learned of the sudden death this month of Greg Newton, the former president of Managed Account Reports and the man who launched MAR Hedge, the world's first proper hedge fund newsletter.

Originally from New Zealand, Greg went on spend most of his career in New York, where he ran the US operations of Metal Bulletin, including MAR, which was ultimately acquired by Euromoney Institutional Investor (the owner of HedgeFund Intelligence). He died at the prematurely early age of only 53 - apparently en route to Florida, where he was planning to embark