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  1. March 21, 2013

    Hedge fund managers hail revival at last

    Leading hedge fund managers are reaping some of their biggest profits in years with many now hopeful that 2013 will prove to...

  2. March 14, 2013

    Ex-GLG pair to launch EM-focused fund

    Two emerging markets traders formerly from Man Group have begun raising money for a new venture, APQ Partners, in what is...

  1. December 23, 2012

    Top UK equity trader to leave Soros

    One of the UK’s top equity traders is leaving Soros Fund Management, the hedge fund founded by billionaire George Soros....

  2. October 24, 2012

    Macro funds seek succour in emerging markets

    When the dust settles on the retirement of Moore Capital’s star trader, Greg Coffey, at the age of 41, and the flutter of...

  3. October 19, 2012

    Investors fall out of love with hedge funds

    Have hedge fund managers lost their mojo? This week another of the industry’s rock stars retired and one of the most...

  4. October 18, 2012

    Barclays’ ethical makeover marred by PPI

    It’s not the ideal start to winning back public confidence. Just as the chairmen of the big five British banks stopped...

  5. FT Alphaville

    October 17, 2012

    The Closer

    ROUND-UP FT markets round-up: “Stock markets traded on firmer ground as better US economic data helped investors gain...

  6. FT Alphaville

    October 17, 2012

    The hedgie's life goes cold for Coffey

    Moore Capital’s star manager and heir-apparent to founder Louis Bacon is leaving the industry: Greg Coffey, the hedge fund...

  7. October 17, 2012

    ‘Wizard of Oz’ bows out of Moore Capital

    Greg Coffey, one of the UK’s biggest hedge fund stars, has resigned from Moore Capital Management, the firm set up by...

  8. September 28, 2012

    New fund aids cancer research

    A group of leading City investors are seeking to raise £500m for an innovative new London-listed fund intended to generate...

  9. August 22, 2012

    Moore Capital echoes macro funds’ woes

    When Greg Coffey goes on holiday, the 42-year-old Australian trading star at hedge fund Moore Capital Management takes his...

  10. March 9, 2012

    Brazil: shedding the bubble wrap

    Pity the poor emerging market fund manager. OK, not poor exactly – GLG’s Greg Coffey once allegedly swatted away a $250m...

  11. November 16, 2011

    Coffey moves to new fund at Moore

    Greg Coffey, one of the City’s highest-profile traders, is stepping down from running the main emerging markets fund of...

  12. June 21, 2011

    Big name hedge funds braced for a rough ride

    Hedge fund managers are preparing to enter the second half of the year with plenty to be bearish about – and not much, it...

  13. December 14, 2010

    Moore or less

    US hedge fund Moore Capital, founded by Louis Bacon, has suffered the loss of one of its most seasoned macro traders based...

  14. December 13, 2010

    Bedford takes early retirement from Moore Capital

    Henry Bedford, a London-based top trader at US hedge fund Moore Capital, has stepped down from his position at the firm. Mr...

  15. 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...

  16. May 15, 2010

    Hedge funds lost in paradise

    A woodland paradise with silver birch trees in the old Eurostar terminal at Waterloo station welcomed hedge fund managers...

  17. April 5, 2010

    Macro funds miss out on crisis

    Hedge funds that aim to profit from macroeconomic upheavals have had a lacklustre start to 2010, in spite of some of the...

  18. April 4, 2010

    Macro hedge funds fail to profit from crisis

    Hedge funds that aim to profit from macroeconomic upheavals have had a lacklustre start to 2010, in spite of some of the...

  19. March 24, 2010

    Volatile traders

    Morgan Stanley is having an exchange of top traders with the hedge fund world.The head of European foreign exchange and...

  20. FT Alphaville

    February 19, 2010

    GLG sees $319m net loss

    Assets under management at GLG Partners, one of the world’s largest hedge fund managers, edged up in the final quarter of...

  21. February 19, 2010

    GLG Partners endures $318.9m net loss

    Assets under management at GLG Partners, one of the world’s largest hedge fund managers, edged up in the final quarter of...

  22. January 16, 2010

    GLG loyalists scoop reward

    Clients who stuck it out with London-based hedge fund GLG Partners' emerging markets fund after the high-profile departure...

  23. January 15, 2010

    GLG loyalists reap reward

    Clients who stuck it out with London-based hedge fund GLG Partners’ emerging markets fund after the high-profile departure...

  24. 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 ...

  25. August 4, 2009

    GLG reshuffle

    When then-star hedge fund manager Greg Coffey left GLG the shares tumbled 15 per cent and the group eventually hired a team...

  26. FT Alphaville

    August 3, 2009

    GLG loses another trader

    GLG, the London-based New York-listed hedge fund, with more than $20bn under management, has lost another of its star...

  27. June 6, 2009

    Cash in the hedge

    Hedge funds may have threatened this week to quit the UK over mooted changes in lending rules but the industry showed it...

  28. May 12, 2009

    GLG Partners suffers $120m first-quarter loss

    GLG Partners, a large hedge fund company, lost $120m in the first quarter of this year, almost half the $226m loss for the...

  29. May 12, 2009

    GLG Partners suffers $120m first-quarter loss

    GLG Partners, a large hedge fund company, lost $120m in the first quarter of this year, almost half the $226m loss for the...

  30. March 18, 2009

    GLG Partners loses top spot in chart

    GLG Partners has dropped from first to fourth-largest European hedge fund after its miserable year last year, as...

  31. March 12, 2009

    GLG star says governments just 'filling hole'

    Lord Myners is not short of advice in his job as a Treasury minister. But if he wants market opinions on government efforts...

  32. March 11, 2009

    GLG star says governments just ‘filling hole’

    Lord Myners is not short of advice in his job as a Treasury minister. But if he wants market opinions on government efforts...

  33. November 11, 2008

    GLG attracts approaches from potential investors

    GLG Partners, the New York-listed hedge fund group, said it had had a "relatively good number" of approaches from sovereign...

  34. November 11, 2008

    GLG still hiring, not firing

    It was a downbeat GLG boss Noam Gottesman delivering the latest news about the poor performance of funds, the suspension of...

  35. November 4, 2008

    Louis the Legend

    Hedge fund celebrity Greg Coffey's surprise move from GLG to Moore Capital all started in the car park of One Curzon...

  36. November 4, 2008

    Darwinian rules threaten hedge funds

    When Greg Coffey, the sleek-haired hedge fund star, announced at the weekend that he had decided against setting up on his...

  37. November 4, 2008

    Yahoo/Google

    Will it matter if Yahoo is left to its own devices? It seems increasingly unlikely that a deal for Google to take over the...

  38. November 3, 2008

    Coffey and Moore Capital

    This is hardly the time to reinvent the wheel. Greg Coffey, the “star” hedge fund manager who has left GLG Partners, is not...

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