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Outspoken Hedge Fund Manager Seth Tobias Found Dead

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Seth Tobias was found dead in the pool of his home near Palm Beach. He was general partner of the Circle T hedge fund and a frequent commentator on financial news. He was just forty-four years old.
News reports say that Tobias was discovered by his wife. She called the police at 1 a.m. Investigators are conducting an autopsy, although they haven’t officially classified the death as suspicious.
According to a biography on, Tobias founded Circle T in 1996 after five years as portfolio manager and equity trader at JRO Associates. He began his wall street career in 1987 as a proprietary-futures trader at Moseley Securities. From 1988 through 1991, Mr. Tobias worked at New York & Foreign Securities as the assistant trader to the firm's head of block trading and was responsible for account coverage for several New York based hedge funds. Mr. Tobias has been a regular guest host on CNBC's Squawk Box. Mr. Tobias earned a B.A. degree in Finance from Boston University and graduated Magna Cum Laude.
CNBC commentator Seth Tobias found dead in Florida pool [Daily News]
Seth Tobias, Hedge-Fund Boss and TV Commentator, Found Dead [Bloomberg]