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Investors bet on comeback: UK's Alan Howard amasses $3 billion

LONDON/NEW YORK Investors are betting Alan Howard can reclaim his touch as a star macroeconomic trader, helping Brevan Howard Asset Management amass more than $3 billion (2.4 billion pounds) for a hedge fund he alone will control.

Hedge fund manager Friedman to list investment fund in London

LONDON U.S. hedge fund manager Emanuel 'Manny' Friedman plans to list a fund in London to invest in asset-backed securities and real estate assets put up for sale as a result of regulatory change in the financial sector.

24 Mar 2017

Hedge fund Stone Milliner has worst start to a year - letter

LONDON Stone Milliner, one of Europe's best-performing hedge funds that bets on macroeconomic events, lost 2.1 percent in the first two months of 2017, its worst start to a year, an investor letter seen by Reuters showed.

21 Mar 2017

A new breed of sovereign wealth fund - without the wealth

LONDON Once the preserve of rich oil exporters or nations with trade surpluses, like Norway, Kuwait and Singapore, an unlikely new breed of sovereign wealth fund is emerging - in countries with large deficits and deep debt.

17 Mar 2017

Activist hedge fund critical of Walt Disney's move on Disneyland Paris

LONDON/PARIS An activist hedge fund has criticized plans by Walt Disney to take full control of debt-laden Paris theme park operator Euro Disney , according to a letter seen by Reuters.

15 Mar 2017

Banks come in from the cold for hedge funds

LONDON/BOSTON Bank stocks are back in vogue for hedge funds, which have shunned the industry over the past seven years due to a squeeze on banks' profitability from low interest rates and because of their opaque balance sheets.

07 Mar 2017

Man Group driven to loss by fee income fall, writedowns

LONDON Weak performances in some of its funds and writedowns linked to earlier acquisitions dragged Man Group to a full-year loss, knocking the British hedge fund firm's shares and leading some analysts to question its decisions.

01 Mar 2017

Brevan Howard listed macro fund avoids wind-down after 48 pct tender take-up

LONDON Brevan Howard's London-listed hedge fund BH Macro Limited said 48 percent of investors took up an offer to exit the fund on Friday, meaning it will avoid a wind-down.

28 Feb 2017

Some hedge funds call time on stock market rally

LONDON/BOSTON Stock market optimism about U.S. President Donald Trump's economic agenda is overdone and political risk in Europe isn't priced in, according to some hedge funds who are betting that the rally in equities is coming to an end.

23 Feb 2017

Hedge fund veterans team up to launch $300 million multi-strategy manager

LONDON Rick Doucette, who spent 26 years at Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers, and ex-UBS prime brokerage senior salesman Gerry Polizzi are planning a new multi-strategy hedge fund, they told Reuters.

22 Feb 2017

EU to investigate $54 billion Luxottica, Essilor deal

BRUSSELS/MILAN EU antitrust regulators will investigate whether the planned 46-billion-euro ($54 billion) merger of Italian eyewear maker Luxottica and French lens manufacturer Essilor could drive out rivals from the market or push up prices.


GE warns railway contract rejig to undermine 'Make in India' drive

General Electric Co said on Tuesday that the Indian government's 'Make in India' initiative would be undermined if the country's railway ministry went ahead with changes to a joint venture with the conglomerate.

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