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Heard-Insights | November 2017 – Detecting False Negatives: Data Driven Approach to Manager Due Diligence

Detecting False Negatives: Data Driven Approach to Manager Due Diligence by Joe Lee, CFA (Heard Capital) & Brett Turenchalk (Novus) When it comes to evaluating investment managers, there is a …

February 7, 2017 – Press Release – Warren Brings Global Expertise, Reach to Asset Management Firm

CHICAGO, IL (February 7, 2017) – William Heard, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Heard Capital LLC, announced today that Michael Warren, Managing Principal of Albright Stonebridge Group (ASG) in Washington, D.C., will join the Heard Capital LLC Board of Advisors.

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October 25, 2016 – Article – Chicago Children’s Charity Invest for Kids Tops 10 Million | Crains

Invest for Kids to top $10 million raised

An investment management event that has arguably become one of Chicago’s biggest is about to pass an important milestone: $10 million raised for Chicago children’s charities over eight years.

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October 11th, 2016 – Press Release – Conference Assembles Highly-Regarded Investment Managers to Speak, Raises Funds for Underprivileged Chicago Kids

William Heard, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Heard Capital LLC, is scheduled to speak at the 8th annual Invest For Kids, a prominent annual investment conference that doubles as a fundraiser for Chicago’s underprivileged youth.

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October 20th, 2014 – Press Release – Credit Suisse launches Entrepreneurs Circle

CHICAGO, IL. (October 20, 2014) – Credit Suisse launches Entrepreneurs Circle to seek to accelerate wealth creation among African-American entrepreneurs. First initiative of its kind, providing capital, curriculum and community to start-up leaders.

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July 7, 2014 – Article – Crain’s Chicago Business Magazine

Why Chicago’s wealthy are into this little hedge fund

It’s not easy to launch a hedge fund, but in Chicago it helps if you have names like Duchossois, Canning and Hull pulling for you. Probably it helps, too, if you have a boot-strapper’s back story: African-American kid grows up in a tough Milwaukee neighborhood, makes his way to a private college and a job in finance, only to have the firm founder and leave him jobless. This is all to explain how William Heard (at left) today is founder, CEO and chief investment officer of Heard Capital LLC.

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April 14th, 2014 – Press Release – John A. Canning, Jr. to Join Heard Capital’s Board of Advisors

CHICAGO, IL. (April 14, 2014) – William Heard, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Heard Capital LLC announced today that John A. Canning, Jr. will join Heard Capital LLC’s Board of Advisors.

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August 28th, 2013 – Press Release – Heard Capital LLC | Top 20 Emerging Managers

Bloomberg Brief for Hedge Funds, a publication by Bloomberg L.P, recently
ranked Heard Capital LLC as one of the top 20 Emerging Managers.

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June 16th, 2013 – Article – Splash Magazine

Cheers to William Heard of Heard Capital LLC, who was selected as one of three hedge fund managers to present at The Real Big Pitch June 5 at the InterContinental in NYC.

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June 1st, 2013 – Article – Opalesque New Managers

Opalesque’s New Manager Newsletter Heard Capital: It is better to be nimble, thoughtful, and deliberate

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