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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:10:41 ESTBillionaire hedge-fund manager George Soros lost nearly $1 billion as a result of the stock-market rally spurred by Donald Trump’s surprise presidential election.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 18:13:43 ESTKyle Bass rode savvy currency- and bond-market bets to score among the larger gains of any hedge-fund manager in the second half of 2016. The Hayman Master Fund saw a gain of 24.83% for 2016, according to a letter sent to investors.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 17:44:24 ESTAn increase in market volatility should be providing hedge funds with their best moneymaking opportunities in months. The only problem is some of their investors are preventing them from capitalizing.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 07:58:50 ESTThe flagship hedge fund at Horseman Capital Management was one of the world’s worst-performing hedge funds last year, posting a big loss in the wake of Donald Trump’s U.S. election victory.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 07:57:51 ESTIt hasn’t been a great year for hedge funds, but those that ventured far afield from mainstream stock and bond markets reaped big profits.
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 12:57:20 ESTFor many hedge-fund managers, 2016 was a year to forget. Tens of billions of dollars flew out of the industry as investors flagged disappointing returns and stubbornly high fees. Here are some that are worth keeping an eye on in 2017.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 19:31:21 ESTJamie Dinan goes on an offensive as his York Capital Management fund digs out from its second straight down year.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:20:33 ESTWith central banks’ efforts providing stability, market volatility has been at a premium. Now the president-elect’s surprise victory is providing just what fund managers wanted.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 14:28:44 ESTInvestors in two hedge funds Highland Capital Management closed in 2008 say they are still owed hundreds of millions of dollars and are suing the firm to recover the money.