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Fund manager Henderson warns on profit, shares tank

Reuters – Anglo-Australian fund manager Henderson Group said first half pretax profit could fall up to 50 percent after revenue was hit by falling markets, hitting its shares on Thursday. First-half pretax profit fall to 25-28 million pounds ($41-$46 million), […]

Polar Capital hedge fund manager Barnett to leave

Reuters – Polar Capital Holdings Plc said on Wednesday that Julian Barnett, the founder and manager of hedge fund Polar Capital Paragon Fund Ltd, has resigned. The firm said Barnett had decided to leave for personal reasons, and would continue […]

Auction Of Hedge Fund Manager’s Former House Brings To Mind Troubled U.S. Economy

Hartford Courant – Michael Lauer’s estate in the prestigious backcountry neighborhood of this wealthy town looks almost as troubled as the U.S. economy. The grounds are overgrown with waist-high weeds. A pool cover is filled with filthy, stagnant water. Inside, […]