Dec. 26, 2002 — Van Wagoner Funds plans to introduce a new mid-cap growth portfolio focusing on industry leaders that are known as innovators in their field, according to a recent SEC filing.
To be co-managed by Garrett Van Wagoner and Raiford Garrabrant, Van Wagoner Growth Opportunities Fund will invest in stocks with market capitalizations in the S&P MidCap 400 index. The new fund may also use hedges on stocks or indexes.
Garrett Van Wagoner also oversees Van Wagoner Emerging Growth Fund (VWEGX), Van Wagoner Post-Venture Fund (VWPVX), and Van Wagoner Technology Fund (VWTKX). Van Wagoner is president and sole shareholder of Van Wagoner Capital Management, a San Francisco-based asset management firm.
Garrabrant manages Van Wagoner Mid-Cap Growth Fund (VWMDX) and has been with Van Wagoner Capital Management since 1996.