LONDON Shipping companies, refineries, freight derivatives or diesel cracks? Investment funds are placing their bets as the shipping sector prepares for new rules limiting sulphur emissions from ocean-going vessels.
LONDON Generous salary and juicy bonus? Check. Client meetings at private members' club? Check. Swanky Mayfair office? Check. Company maternity scheme? Maybe, we’ll get back to you.
* Number of female traders hired at hedge funds at decade
LONDON City Financial has filed a notice of intention to appoint an administrator, court documents show, as a protective measure while the London-based hedge fund firm reviews its options.
(Corrects Feb. 20 story to remove incorrect reference to sale of loans by Varde and Oakhill)
PARIS/LONDON Pernod Ricard will meet activist hedge fund Elliott this month as the family-backed spirits firm faces pressure to improve its margins, sources familiar with the situation said.
PARIS/LONDON, Jan 14 Pernod Ricard
will meet activist hedge fund Elliott this month as the
family-backed spirits firm faces pressure to improve its
margins, sources familiar with the situation said.
LONDON/MUNICH Gambling company Lottoland said it was ready to offer up to 76 million euros (£68 million) for German lottery business Tipp24 in a move which could thwart the restructuring plans of Tipp24's owner Zeal Network .