Tag Archives: benchmarks

Hedge fund guru calls bottom of market. Well, sort of…

CityWire.co.uk- Punch-drunk investors have – perhaps a little predictably – interpreted the news as Paulson preparing to call the bottom of the market. And it is certainly an interesting development from the man widely considered to be the ‘greatest’ financial speculator since […]

McCreevy defends hedge funds

Independant- European Union Financial Services Commissioner Charlie McCreevy has defended hedge funds in relation to the fallout from the US subprime mortgage market collapse. The move comes in tandem with a report commissioned by French President Nicolas Sarkozy which states […]

Brevan Howard’s BH Global raises $1 bln from London IPO vs target $500 mln

Thomson Financial- BH Global Ltd., the second fund of hedge funds feeder fund to be floated by Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP, said it has raised $1 billion from its initial public offering in London, twice the amount expected. Lord […]