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General: The Hedge Fund Implode-O-Meter (HFI) was created in mid-2007 amidst the ongoing collapse of the housing finance sector and a general credit crunch to track as hedge funds learn the double-edged-sword nature of the often- extreme leverage they use.

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hf-implode.com/imploded/fund_AskinCapitalManagement_1994.html

Askin Capital Management owned three hedge funds that sustained significant losses in 1994, Granite Partners, Granite Corporation, and Quartz Hedge Fund. Vinod Kothari details the Askin fund implosion as a "Sad episode of Global securitisation" in his Hall of Shame as follows: Askin Capital Management is a case of ...

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"We are in the process of developing a detailed plan for winding down the fund," Collins said in a letter sent today to investors in his MotherRock Energy Master Fund. MotherRock, begun in December 2004, invests in gas futures, seeking to exploit price differences based on the delivery month for the contracts.

hf-implode.com/imploded/fund_ParkcentralGlobalHub_2009-04-26.html

Apr 26, 2009 ... Dallas News has published a fairly exhaustive account of the demise of the Perot family Bermuda-chartered fund, Park Central Global Hub Ltd. The fund apparently went into a virtual free fall back in November of 2008, losing as much as $300 million in one day per the article. J.P. Morgan, the fund's "banker ...

hf-implode.com/imploded/fund_AtticusFunds_2008-09-04.html

Sep 4, 2008 ... Implosion - 2009-08-11. This is a confirmation of an implosion that likely happened effective some months ago. Today Barakett has announced that the majority of the outfit will be shut down, and he will be quitting to focus on family and "philanthropic activities" (the usual rigamarole). However, we have the ...

hf-implode.com/imploded/fund_OrcaFunds_2002-09.html

This narrative contributed by Ann Logue. In January of 2001, Donald O'Neill told investors that he was running a hedge fund that specialized in trading foreign currency futures contracts. He attracted some big institutional accounts, including the Fort Mojave tribe and the Hopi Tribal Housing Authority. Then, he took $10.6  ...

hf-implode.com/imploded/fund_TequestaMortgageFund_2008-03-07.html

Mar 7, 2008 ... From CNN money comes word that Tequest Mortgage Fund has "collapsed" after failing to "meet demands for more collateral from its prime broker ... Citigroup". The article indicates that Tequesta's implosion was set off by the balance sheet problems of commercial and investment banks: In July and August ...