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Hedge fund billionaire's wife will not contest divorce ruling

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LONDON - Jamie Cooper-Hohn, estranged wife of hedge fund billionaire Christopher Hohn, will not contest a divorce settlement announced last month that awarded her less than half the family fortune.

Hedge fund Brevan Howard launches Argentina fund

LONDON - Brevan Howard, one of Europe's biggest hedge fund managers, has launched a fund to invest in Argentinean assets, a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed.

19 Dec 2014

Man Group steps up U.S. presence with Silvermine deal

- Man Group plans to buy U.S. fund manager Silvermine Capital for up to $70 million, picking up $3.8 billion of assets under management to further strengthen its presence in the United States.

17 Dec 2014

Investors see better private equity returns, shun hedge funds

LONDON - Investors are optimistic about private equity, but reconsidering their allocations to hedge funds, a survey showed on Monday.

15 Dec 2014

Number of hedge fund launches falls to 240 in Q3- HFR

LONDON - The number of hedge fund launches fell to 240 in the three months to the end of September, the lowest level since the third quarter of last year, industry tracker HFR said on Thursday.

11 Dec 2014

Hedge funds raise bullish oil bets

LONDON - Hedge funds and other large speculators increased their bets on rising Brent crude oil prices in the seven days to Dec. 2, exchange data showed on Monday, buying back into the oil market after more than a 40 percent fall in prices since June.

09 Dec 2014

Man Group to take on Merrill Lynch $1.2 billion fund of hedge fund portfolio

LONDON - Man Group, the world's biggest listed hedge fund, said on Monday it had agreed to manage a Merrill Lynch fund of hedge fund portfolio totalling $1.2 billion.

09 Dec 2014

Hohn's hedge fund doubles donations, trims allocation to ex-wife's charity

LONDON - Billionaire hedge fund manager Chris Hohn's firm nearly doubled its charitable donations in the year to end-February 2014, filings with Britain's Companies House show, following the best return in his $8 billion-plus fund since 2005.

04 Dec 2014

Oil's swoon on OPEC is rare boon for a few hedge funds

- OPEC's decision not to cut oil output despite a market glut gave a late-month boost to several energy hedge funds in November, pushing them toward double-digit gains in a year marked by commodity fund closures.

Market Analysis 03 Dec 2014

Smaller alternative funds complain of European 'passport' costs

LONDON - Hedge fund and property fund managers are facing unexpected charges and administrative hurdles to sell their funds across Europe, deterring some from doing so and cutting across the principle of an open market, lawyers and fund managers say.

28 Nov 2014