Tag Archives: ireland

SF says Lisbon is bad deal for Ireland

Belfast Telegraph – Finance Minister Brian Lenihan is asking Libertas leader Declan Ganley to confirm that his financial backers are not betting against Ireland on the international markets. Reports over the weekend named a hedge fund as being one of […]

Pound extends losses vs dollar after Europe election

guardian.co.uk – Sterling fell against the dollar to near a two-week low on Monday after a collapse of support for the UK’s ruling Labour Party in the European election raised the chances of further challenges to Prime Minister Gordon Brown. […]

Madoff scandal boon for mutual funds, DWS exec says

Reuters – The Madoff scandal could be a boon for mutual funds as investors shift into regulated asset management vehicles in Luxembourg or Ireland away from hedge funds in the Caymans, a German mutual funds executive said. "There’ll be a […]