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  1. FT Alphaville

    September 21, 2011

    Snap news

    Breaking pre-market news on Wednesday, - Lloyds of London announces half year loss before tax of £697m — statement. -...

  2. August 30, 2011

    Hong Kong’s Choi family calls off RAB deal

    Hong Kong’s billionaire Choi family has backed out of plans to acquire funds from RAB Capital, the beleaguered London-based...

  1. June 27, 2011

    China family swoops on RAB funds

    One of China’s wealthiest families has swooped to acquire funds from the wreckage of London-based RAB Capital in a move that...

  2. June 24, 2011

    Poor results lead RAB Capital to drop out of Aim

    Redemption requests from investors have forced RAB Capital, once the darling of UK hedge funds, to cease trading on Aim,...

  3. May 11, 2011

    RAB set to delist as assets evaporate

    RAB Capital, the hedge fund that was the toast of London’s financial community in the boom, is poised to delist from the...

  4. March 17, 2011

    Redemptions push up RAB Capital losses

    Losses at RAB Capital almost trebled last year as the hedge fund manager lost more of its assets under management. RAB...

  5. September 17, 2010

    RAB Capital warns on profits after review

    RAB Capital, one of London’s best-known hedge funds, warned that it would miss significantly profit expectations this year...

  6. September 3, 2010

    RAB next cycle

    Less time in his colourful cycling Lycra for new RAB Capital chief executive Charles Kirwan-Taylor as he steps up to the top...

  7. September 3, 2010

    Couttie resigns as RAB Capital chief

    Stephen Couttie has resigned as chief executive of RAB Capital, raising fresh questions over the future of the beleaguered...

  8. May 28, 2010

    Revised code meets mixed response

    Reaction to the revised UK Corporate Governance Code was divided following, as it did, months of strongly felt debate about...

  9. May 27, 2010

    Reaction to Governance Code divided

    Reaction to the revised UK Corporate Governance Code was divided following, as it did, months of strongly felt debate about...

  10. May 23, 2010

    Fallen star RAB picks itself up with a reformed structure

    Less than three years ago, RAB Capital was one of the best known and biggest hedge fund managers in London with assets of...

  11. February 24, 2010

    Battered RAB Capital to auction prize fund

    RAB Capital, the London hedge fund manager that bet on the recovery of Northern Rock and lost, is to auction investors’...

  12. February 24, 2010

    Battered RAB Capital to auction prize fund

    RAB Capital, the London hedge fund manager that bet on the recovery of Northern Rock and lost, is to auction investors'...

  13. August 28, 2009

    Mixing money, politics and God

    Hedge fund boss Crispin Odey seems to have diversified his political support, judging by the donation list for the three...

  14. July 29, 2009

    RAB eyes expansion options

    RAB Capital, the listed London-based hedge fund manager that was one of the hardest-hit victims of last year’s financial...

  15. May 6, 2009

    Richards revival

    Fund manager Philip Richards is doing somewhat better on the portfolio manager's bench since the 48-year-old stepped back...

  16. April 14, 2009

    Well-off chiefs turn to charity

    Some chief executives, chastened by rising anger over executive pay and bonuses, are setting up charities, giving away...

  17. April 14, 2009

    Chastened chiefs set up charities

    Some chief executives, chastened by rising anger over executive pay and bonuses, are setting up charities, giving away...

  18. April 13, 2009

    Executive charity aims to counter anger

    Some of Europe’s leading executives, chastened by rising anger over executive pay and bonuses, are setting up charities,...

  19. March 27, 2009

    RAB Capital snaps up its own 'good value' shares

    RAB Capital bought 2m shares in its own listed hedge fund on Wednesday, proclaiming it "good value" after the shares...

  20. March 26, 2009

    RAB buys 2m shares in its own fund

    RAB Capital bought 2m shares in its own listed hedge fund on Wednesday, proclaiming it “good value” after the shares plunged...

  21. March 26, 2009

    RAB to boost pay for performance

    RAB Capital plans to link pay for its hedge fund managers much more closely to performance after a dire year with "severe...

  22. March 26, 2009

    RAB to boost pay for performance

    RAB Capital plans to link pay for its hedge fund managers much more closely to performance after a dire year with “severe...

  23. March 16, 2009

    RAB changes managers at UK fund

    RAB Capital, the Aim-listed hedge fund manager, has changed the managers of its UK fund after assets plummeted from a peak...

  24. January 22, 2009

    RAB moves co-founder as funds slump

    Philip Richards, co-founder of RAB Capital, was replaced as chief investment officer yesterday just four months after...

  25. January 21, 2009

    RAB Capital shake-up as funds plunge

    Philip Richards, co-founder of RAB Capital, was replaced as chief investment officer on Wednesday just four months after...

  26. January 21, 2009

    RAB shakes up management team

    A management reshuffle at RAB Capital will see a new chief investment officer and chief risk officer, after the company on...

  27. January 14, 2009

    Rocking the QCs

    Squaring-up in court on the first major UK commercial case of the year against Lord Grabiner are lawyers for aggrieved...

  28. December 12, 2008

    City thriller

    It is the kind of City tale that has the makings of a thriller: prominent hedge fund manager opens his front door to a...

  29. November 22, 2008

    Thanks to those who keep giving

    Much thanks was given this year by the surviving who's who of business and politics at the annual Thanksgiving lunches...

  30. September 26, 2008

    Speculators feel short changed by attacks

    Speculators are back in the news, and they are not happy about it. Hedge fund managers, who have spent the past decade...

  31. September 25, 2008

    Speculators feel short changed by attacks

    Speculators are back in the news, and they are not happy about it. Hedge fund managers, who have spent the past decade...

  32. FT Alphaville

    September 24, 2008

    RAB Cap's last stand

    If you were about to beg ask your investors to lengthen their commitment to your hedge fund you’d want things to be going...

  33. September 11, 2008

    RAB Capital warns $923m fund will be closed if investors quit

    RAB Capital yesterday warned investors they had to stick with its flagship hedge fund for three more three years - even...

  34. September 11, 2008

    RAB in plea to fund investors

    RAB Capital's flagship hedge fund has plunged by almost half this year after it wrote down stakes in private companies...

  35. September 11, 2008

    Bad investment decisions were only tip of RAB fund's iceberg

    Two years ago Philip Richards, the "R" in RAB Capital, was on a roll. Booming commodity markets and easy access to finance...

  36. September 11, 2008

    Syrian hopes lift Gulfsands

    Gulfsands Petroleum was in focus yesterday. In spite of a weak oil price, shares in the exploration company firmed 1.7 per...

  37. September 11, 2008

    Bad decisions only tip of RAB fund’s iceberg

    Two years ago Philip Richards, the “R” in RAB Capital, was on a roll. Booming commodity markets and easy access to finance...

  38. September 10, 2008

    RAB threatens to close fund

    RAB Capital’s flagship hedge fund has plunged by almost half this year after it wrote down stakes in private companies...

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