LONDON London-based hedge fund firm Horseman Capital made gains of 10.4 percent in its main Global fund in the month to June 29, an investor letter seen by Reuters showed.
LONDON Global investors bought real estate, added to cash holdings and cut equity allocations to the lowest in at least five years as this month's shock Brexit vote added to an already toxic mix of sluggish world growth and volatile markets.
LONDON British billionaire Alan Howard's main hedge fund, one of Europe's largest, gained 1 percent on Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union, a source close to the matter told Reuters.
LONDON Health, safety and even some traditional 'sin stocks' have already shown signs of weathering Brexit-related storms in European equity markets over the past week.
LONDON New York-based global macro hedge fund firm Caxton Associates made gains of 2 percent on Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union, a source told Reuters on Wednesday.
NEW YORK Hedge funds and money managers raised their bullish positions in COMEX gold and silver contracts to record highs in the week to June 21, days ahead of the surprise "Brexit" vote by Britain to leave the European Union, U.S. government data showed on Friday.
NEW YORK/BOSTON UK voters' surprise decision to leave the European Union roiled markets on Friday, but hedge funds appear to have avoided crippling losses, according to market data and people familiar with fund performance.
LONDON Seventy-nine percent of a total of 270 Europe-based hedge fund managers surveyed in early June believe Britain will remain in the European Union, according to a survey by alternative assets research firm Preqin released on Thursday.
LONDON Tension emanating from Britain's Brexit debate has reopened a fault line between the haves and have-nots in the euro zone bond market in an echo of the debt crisis that threatened to tear the bloc apart.
LONDON Strategists at Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan backed staying "overweight" on UK equities on Monday, even as fears over Britain's vote next week on its membership of the European Union intensified volatility across world markets.
MINSK Belarus Potash Company is finishing work on a supply contract with India and hopes to sign it by the end of June, the company said on Thursday.
Indian shares rose on Friday and were on track to post their biggest weekly gain in five, as domestic factors such as expectations of a good monsoon and economic reforms continued to support auto and consumer goods stocks.