Hedge Fund News From HedgeCo.Net


Japan Hedge funds lead worst 2-day stock rout since ’87

Reuters – Japanese stocks plunged 10.6 percent on Tuesday, posting the worst two-day losing streak since 1987, on reports of rising radiation near Tokyo, suggesting any deterioration at a quake-hit nuclear plant could trigger more panic selling led by hedge funds.

The yen tripped on talk of intervention and bond yields rose as investors sold debt to offset losses in the stock market. The scale and speed of the equity selloff, on record volume for a second day running, forced fund managers to sit on the
sidelines.

Read Complete Article

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
This entry was posted in Syndicated. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply