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  1. May 14, 2013

    Activist makes his point to Sony

    There used to be few surer ways of losing money in the investing world than undertaking an activist campaign in Japan. On...

  2. March 29, 2012

    Hedge fund bulls pause after strong rally

    Bruised after the second worst year on record for hedge funds, the industry’s managers have held one mantra dear since...

  1. FT Alphaville

    March 1, 2012

    Pink picks

    Comment and analysis from the FT, Gapper: London must scare insider dealers They take enforcement seriously at the Federal...

  2. February 29, 2012

    London must scare insider traders

    They take enforcement seriously at the Federal Bureau of Investigation. They get Gordon Gekko to warn off hedge fund...

  3. FT Alphaville

    March 31, 2011

    Japan turbulence hits hedge funds

    March was a month of macro shocks for many top hedge funds, reports the FT. Man Group, one of the biggest hedge funds, said...

  4. March 30, 2011

    Hedge funds feel repercussions of Japan’s quake

    March was an “extraordinary” month of macro shocks, the chief executive of the world’s second biggest hedge fund told...

  5. FT Alphaville

    March 28, 2011

    Jabre's '$300m error': Japan dunnit [updated]

    In our occasional series on the impact of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami on Japan-focused investors, here’s an...

  6. August 22, 2010

    New funds: August 23

    ● Jabre Capital, the Geneva-based hedge fund manager established by Philippe Jabre in 2006, has launched the Jabcap Global...

  7. FT Alphaville

    January 26, 2010

    Jabre to shut flagship fund

    Jabre Capital, the Geneva-based hedge fund run by former GLG Partners star trader Philippe Jabre, is to shut its flagship...

  8. January 26, 2010

    Jabre Capital set to shut flagship fund after 85% returns in 2009

    Jabre Capital, the Geneva-based hedge fund run by the former GLG Partners star trader Philippe Jabre, is to shut its...

  9. January 26, 2010

    Jabre to 'hard close' its flagship hedge fund

    Jabre Capital, the Geneva-based hedge fund run by the former GLG Partners star trader Philippe Jabre, is to shut its...

  10. January 25, 2010

    Jabre Capital set to shut flagship fund

    Jabre Capital, the Geneva-based hedge fund run by the former GLG Partners star trader Philippe Jabre, is to shut its...

  11. January 17, 2010

    Philippe Jabre to manage Pictet fund

    Philippe Jabre is to manage a new convertible bonds fund for Pictet Funds. “Philippe is one of the most savvy convertible...

  12. October 5, 2009

    Ex-GLG fund head to set up in Paris

    A former senior investment manager at one of hedge fund GLG’s merger arbitrage and credit funds, Georges Gedeon, has set up...

  13. May 14, 2009

    The market enforcer

    Notching up a penalty against Morgan Stanley in the Financial Services Authority's attempt to get tougher in pursuing high-...

  14. March 5, 2009

    GLG loses Vivendi fine appeal

    GLG Partners has lost an appeal against a €1.5m ($1.9m) fine by the French markets watchdog for insider trading in Vivendi...

  15. March 4, 2009

    GLG loses Vivendi insider training fine appeal

    GLG Partners has lost an appeal against a €1.5m ($1.9m) fine by the French markets watchdog for insider trading in Vivendi...

  16. FT Alphaville

    December 4, 2008

    Investors reject Centaurus restructure

    Centaurus Capital is running down its flagship hedge fund after investors with the London activist failed to back an...

  17. December 4, 2008

    Investors reject restructuring at Centaurus fund

    Centaurus Capital is running down its flagship hedge fund after investors with the London activist failed to back an...

  18. July 3, 2008

    Unlikely ally for FSA in HBOS issue

    Philippe Jabre emerged as an unlikely ally of the Financial Services Authority in its quest to shore up the £4bn ($7.96bn)...

  19. June 24, 2008

    Profile: GLG Partners

    GLG Partners, the second-biggest London hedge fund, has built a reputation as a formidable money-raising machine, running...

  20. April 17, 2008

    Eurohedge curse

    It has been a fast-changing speaker list at the Eurohedge conference in Paris - which was dominated by the themes of risk,...

  21. March 10, 2008

    Marshall Wace nets €2bn for new fund

    Marshall Wace, the London hedge fund manager, has raised €2bn (£1.5bn) for a new hedge fund in spite of market turmoil and...

  22. February 28, 2008

    Hedge fund launches are clipped back

    Investors cooled towards new hedge funds last year, with cash put into European launches falling for the first time since...

  23. January 29, 2008

    Relocated chief lights a cigar to Geneva

    Philippe Jabre is full of admiration for Geneva. The city the hedge fund manager chose to make his home last year has no...

  24. January 29, 2008

    Relocated hedge fund chief lights a cigar to Geneva

    Philippe Jabre is full of admiration for Geneva. The city the hedge fund manager chose to make his home last year has no...

  25. January 29, 2008

    Relocated hedge fund chief lights a cigar to Geneva

    Philippe Jabre is full of admiration for Geneva. The city the hedge fund manager chose to make his home last year has no...

  26. January 29, 2008

    Freedom to operate away from FSA eyes

    Philippe Jabre loves Geneva. The city the hedge fund manager chose to make his home last year has no obsession with his...

  27. January 29, 2008

    Finally Settled Abroad

    It was always clear that money would follow Philippe Jabre, irrespective of the location or regulatory structure of the...

  28. January 29, 2008

    Jabre in stark recession warning

    Britain and the US are in a for "a very severe recession," according to Philippe Jabre. The Geneva-based hedge fund...

  29. January 28, 2008

    ‘Credit orgy’ is over and recession looms, says Jabre

    Britain and the US are in for a “very severe recession,” according to Philippe Jabre. The Geneva-based hedge fund manager,...

  30. January 8, 2008

    Blackstone link boosts Close Bros

    Close Brothers bounced back from early weakness to close 0.1 per cent higher at 965½p on further takeover rumours. Close...

  31. November 10, 2007

    The Week

    Mining BHP Billiton made the first move to create a natural resources group and one of the world's biggest companies with a...

  32. FT Alphaville

    November 6, 2007

    Jabre raising second hedge fund

    Jabre Capital, the hedge fund group founded late last year by Philippe Jabre, the hedge fund manager from GLG Partners who...

  33. November 6, 2007

    Jabre's second hedge fund

    Jabre Capital, the hedge fund group founded late last year by Philippe Jabre, the star hedge fund manager from GLG Partners...

  34. November 5, 2007

    Jabre raising second hedge fund

    Jabre Capital, the hedge fund group founded late last year by Philippe Jabre, the star hedge fund manager from GLG Partners...

  35. August 22, 2007

    GLG hedge fund is latest market casualty

    GLG European Long-Short fund, one of GLG’s biggest hedge funds with more than $2bn (£1bn) in assets, fell 4.4 per cent in...

  36. August 15, 2007

    FSA seen for light touch, or perhaps a soft one

    The Financial Services Authority likes to be seen as a light-touch regulator, but its record on bringing miscreants to book...

  37. FT Alphaville

    July 16, 2007

    UK follows US, spawning new hedge funds from older roots

    UK hedge funds are following the US pattern as older, more established London hedge funds spawn second-generation funds,...

  38. July 16, 2007

    New generation hedge funds are springing from older roots

    New London hedge funds are increasingly being spawned from other funds as the supply of investment bankers willing or able...

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