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    1. September 21, 2014

      Academics plan a broader view of finance

      They have been co-authors for nearly 30 years, but it has taken almost as long for Franklin Allen and Douglas Gale, two of...

    2. September 19, 2014

      Hedge funds: California calls time

      Few of the local workers who pay into the London borough of Camden pension scheme each month would have heard of Alan...

    1. August 13, 2014

      Bill Ackman plans to raise $4bn by listing new investment vehicle

      Bill Ackman is planning to raise around $4bn by listing a new investment vehicle in London, in the latest example of a hedge...

    2. August 10, 2014

      Christopher Rokos asks court not to deprive world of his skills

      Hedge fund managers rarely lack confidence in their own abilities. Few, however, have gone so far as to argue that the...

    3. August 10, 2014

      Brevan Howard battles co-founder’s rival plans

      Brevan Howard is battling to stop a co-founder from launching a competitor in a court case that throws open details of the...

    4. May 20, 2014

      Hedge funds wrongfooted by choppy markets

      It was meant to be the year of the hedge fund. After near indiscriminate gains for shares in 2013, the choppier markets of...

    5. December 1, 2013

      Good signs for Europe’s business schools

      Good things come to those who wait, they say. After five years of constant uncertainty and frequent gloom, Europe’s top...

    6. October 23, 2013

      Brevan Howard moves bulk of operations out of UK

      Brevan Howard, the world’s third-largest hedge fund, has moved most of its operations out of the UK, shifting dozens of jobs...

    7. August 1, 2013

      Caxton reopens hedge fund to new investors

      Caxton Associates, one of the world’s most profitable hedge fund managers, has reopened its main fund to new investors in...

    8. June 23, 2013

      Financial Training: The drive to spread expertise

      Ever since the crisis of 2008, and the realisation that many of those implicated in the meltdown were ignorant of the risks...

    9. June 17, 2013

      MIT finance centre to focus on government policy

      Finance professors at MIT Sloan are running high-level seminars in London and Shanghai to help raise funds for a centre in...

    10. March 11, 2013

      Brevan Howard gives £20.1m to Imperial College

      Hedge fund Brevan Howard is to give £20.1m over eight years to Imperial College Business School in London to set up a...

    11. March 5, 2013

      Small hedge funds outdo elite rivals

      The world’s top hedge funds did far less well than usual last year, as smaller rivals made more money for investors and the...

    12. August 16, 2012

      Brevan Howard co-founder to step down

      Christopher Rokos, co-founder of Europe’s second largest hedge fund manager, Brevan Howard, is to leave the firm. Mr Rokos...

    13. March 23, 2012

      Latest bumper pay awards criticised

      London-based Man Group, the second-largest hedge fund manager in the world by assets, revealed a $7m pay award for Peter...

    14. December 16, 2011

      Hedge fund partners earn $3bn amid crisis

      Amid the eurozone debt crisis and a stuttering UK economy, three of London’s biggest hedge funds are on course to pay their...

    15. November 25, 2011

      Appetite grows for hedge fund launches

      The “Darwinian” shake-up of the hedge fund industry over the past few years is prompting increased interest from investors...

    16. October 14, 2011

      Liam Fox career timeline

      November 13 2005: Liam Fox, then shadow foreign secretary, backs David Cameron against rival David Davis in the Tory...

    17. October 13, 2011

      Doubts grow over how Fox pursues his goals

      Liam Fox has driven through significant reforms at the Ministry of Defence in the 16 months he has been secretary of state....

    18. September 20, 2011

      Brevan Howard to return $2bn to clients

      Brevan Howard, Europe’s second largest hedge fund by funds under management, is to return $2bn to clients to keep its...

    19. August 25, 2011

      Brevan Howard capitalises on turmoil

      Brevan Howard, the world’s largest macro hedge fund, has made close to $1.5bn over the past three weeks on the back of...

    20. July 22, 2011

      People: Brevan founder heads for exit

      Hedge fund Brevan Howard’s chief operating officer and co-founder James Vernon is leaving the firm, becoming the most senior...

    21. July 21, 2011

      Brevan Howard co-founder to leave firm

      James Vernon, the chief operating officer and co-founder of Brevan Howard, the world’s fourth-largest hedge fund, is to...

    22. FT Alphaville

      October 8, 2010

      Maneater?

      Brevan Howard — Europe’s largest hedge fund manager, the world’s 4th — is launching a new fund, the FT reports. A new...

    23. October 8, 2010

      Brevan Howard launches new $300m fund

      Brevan Howard, the UK’s biggest hedge fund manager, has launched a computer-driven fund to challenge some of its biggest...

    24. October 1, 2010

      Hedge fund exodus costs UK £500m

      Britain will lose hundreds of millions of pounds in tax revenues every year as a result of top hedge fund managers moving...

    25. September 6, 2010

      Hedge funds feel pressure with August results

      Hedge fund managers are facing growing pressure to deliver strong performance in the last four months of the year after yet...

    26. August 3, 2010

      On Swiss time

      Another of Mayfair’s leading hedge fund lights – Jean-Philippe Blochet – is departing for the tax-flexible, bonus-honouring...

    27. July 2, 2010

      Obstacles thwart City high-fliers seeking Swiss sanctuary

      European Union plans for tough rules on bankers' bonuses could enhance Switzerland's appeal as a haven from high taxes and...

    28. July 1, 2010

      City high-fliers seek Swiss sanctuary

      European Union plans for tough rules on bankers’ bonuses could enhance Switzerland’s appeal as a haven from high taxes and...

    29. June 30, 2010

      Hedge fund boss heads for Geneva

      Alan Howard, one of the UK's most successful hedge fund managers and a donor to the Conservative party, is relocating to...

    30. June 29, 2010

      Hedge fund manager heads for Geneva

      Alan Howard, one of the UK’s most successful hedge fund managers and a donor to the Conservative party, is relocating to...

    31. FT Alphaville

      June 28, 2010

      Dodd-Frank Act Title XVI (f) (2): Hedge Fund Tax

      Dear hedge fund manager, Please rate, on a scale of  1-10, your company’s importance as a source of credit for low-income,...

    32. FT Alphaville

      January 14, 2010

      Letter from Mayfair, 2009

      Sam Jones, the FT’s hedge fund correspondent and former AV’er, has been looking at the performance of Mayfair’s finest in ...

    33. January 14, 2010

      Brevan seeks to build on success

      Alan Howard's first job was, fittingly, to look after the keys to the London Stock Exchange. He was there - straight out of...

    34. September 11, 2009

      Growing hedges

      More hires at Brevan Howard, as ex-Credit Suisse trader Alan Howard bolsters his trading team. Fabrizio Gallo , the former...

    35. July 24, 2009

      Yell on track in talks to refinance

      Yell, the debt-laden directories group, said refinancing negotiations with lenders were on track as it reported...

    36. May 22, 2009

      Entropical paradise

      Why wait 16 years to revive Arcadia, they’re asking the playwright, Tom Stoppard? To which the answer, begging his pardon...

    37. FT Alphaville

      March 25, 2009

      The hedgie rich list

      More from Alpha magazine… The top ten hedge fund moneymakers for 2008: 1.         James Simons (Renaissance Technologies...

    38. October 18, 2008

      Oedipus

      The Actor's Wail is one of the enduring clichés of theatre. The queeny old thesps in Blackadder suggested that every big...

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