Dallas Morning News – An investor in a Perot family hedge fund has sued the Perot Family Trust and several related parties, saying they grossly mismanaged the fund, which went bust in November after starting the year with $2.5 billion in net assets.
Southern Avenue Partners LP said the fund – Bermuda-chartered Parkcentral Global Hub Ltd. – collapsed despite reassurances to investors that its trading strategies would protect it from deep losses. The hedge fund didn’t hedge, the complaint alleges.
"As a result of defendants’ breach of fiduciary duty, the Global Fund imploded," said the lawsuit, referring to Parkcentral Global Hub. "The Global Fund’s net asset value went from over $2.5 billion to less than zero.