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Pepper Hamilton’s Program For Emerging Managers

Pepper Hamilton’s unique ACORN Program (Asset management Compliance and Operational Regulatory Jumpstart Initiative) is designed for emerging investment managers and their newly formed hedge funds

In today’s equity and debt markets, there is a growing number of experienced investment management professionals looking to leave their institutions and set up their own shops. Launching a private fund can be an exciting but daunting task.

Where do you start?

Where do you go for help?

Pepper’s ACORN Program is designed to bring an affordable package of resources to qualifying new hedge fund managers at the early stages of their operations.

Pepper partner Greg Nowak is on the ACORN committee and joins the podcast to describe the program and why it addresses a need in the current investment management industry.

Visit for more information on the program and an online Questionnaire.

Listen to the podcast here.

Compliments of Pepper Hamilton, a member of the EACCNY