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    1. December 8, 2013

      Fund focus: GLG caught out by European ‘market paradox’

      Pierre Lagrange, the “L” in GLG Partners, admits he has endured a “frustrating period” after being caught out by the recent...

    2. July 28, 2013

      GLG strategy feeds off ‘fear and greed’ in equity markets

      GLG Partners’ Pierre Lagrange has increased his gross exposure to the equity market as his conviction about a positive...

    1. March 24, 2013

      ‘If we do a good job, money will come’

      With a wave of his hand, Emmanuel “Manny” Roman, the new chief executive of Man Group, dismisses the rumours that he played...

    2. Material World

      January 9, 2013

      Huntsman to move into womenswear

      Roubi L’Roubi (left) and Pierre Lagrange. Image by Guy Hills They may not be showing in the current London men’s fashion...

    3. 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....

    4. December 10, 2012

      ‘Manny’ must bring an ascent for Man Group

      Hedge funds are supposed to produce returns to investors that are uncorrelated to markets. But in the case of Man Group,...

    5. December 9, 2012

      Man Group chief under pressure

      The odds that Peter Clarke will step down soon as the chief executive of Man Group have shortened as reports from insiders...

    6. November 2, 2012

      This Gambit looks like art imitating life

      The Coen brothers make great films, and some, such as Fargo, are based on real life events. Their latest, Gambit, is about a...

    7. October 14, 2012

      GLG trio sit on $220m Man loss

      Three principals of hedge fund GLG Partners are sitting on a $220m paper loss two years on from their firm’s acquisition by...

    8. October 14, 2012

      Man Group reordered if not restructured

      Sweeping post-takeover cost-cuts or not, some things at the Mayfair headquarters of GLG Partners, the hedge fund that in...

    9. July 31, 2012

      Equity hedge funds brave eurozone storm

      It is hardly the most electrifying of hedge fund strategies: keep calm and carry on. But amid the sometimes violent,...

    10. June 17, 2012

      Being right 50% of the time is enough at GLG Partners

      Simon Savage, a fund manager at GLG Partners, cheerfully confides that “none of our managers have the skill to call the...

    11. June 12, 2012

      Man Source ETF raises $565m

      An active exchange traded fund based on trading recommendations by brokers has seen its assets reach $565m in the 16 months...

    12. April 19, 2012

      Draghi’s remedy must not become a panacea

      Quantitative easing is a magic remedy, at least in the short term. Central bankers can conjure up money out of thin air and...

    13. 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...

    14. February 13, 2012

      Rally eases ‘pain trade’ for fund managers

      Greece be damned: For hedge fund managers, the pain of 2011 – the industry’s second worst year of the past twenty – is fast...

    15. February 13, 2012

      Hedge funds ride European bank rally

      Leading hedge funds have profited heavily from a rally in European banking stocks in recent weeks and are wagering that...

    16. FT Alphaville

      January 13, 2012

      Salmond is on the hook

      Alex Salmond looks smug as a bug right now. His popularity in the Scottish polls is approaching that of Nicolai Ceausescu...

    17. November 6, 2011

      Man Group hires top China businesswoman

      Man Group, the world’s second largest hedge fund manager, is positioning itself for an expansion into mainland China as part...

    18. October 28, 2011

      Euphoria fades in the cold light of day

      Satisfactory, but still must do better. That is the school report given to European leaders by leading investors and market...

    19. July 10, 2011

      Lagrange to manage GLG retail fund

      GLG Partners, part of Man Group, is to offer retail investors access to a fund managed by Pierre Lagrange, a hedge fund...

    20. November 19, 2010

      Man taking reins of risk control

      Jonathan Eliot, Man Group chief risk officer Jonathan Eliot will face the politically sensitive task of overseeing risk for...

    21. October 16, 2010

      Man eying prize

      The Man Booker prize’s shortlisted authors were not the only ones at the dinner this week waiting for the successful...

    22. September 1, 2010

      GLG chief to become Man Group COO

      Emmanuel Roman, the co-chief executive of hedge fund GLG Partners, will become the new chief operating officer of the...

    23. June 30, 2010

      Melvin & George bankers dowry

      Hedge funds Man Group and GLG Partners were affectionately christened Melvin and George in the merger documents drawn up by...

    24. May 26, 2010

      GLG Partners is sued by shareholder over Man Group deal

      GLG Partners, the US-listed hedge fund manager that is being acquired by Man Group, is being sued by a shareholder who...

    25. May 25, 2010

      GLG Partners is sued over Man Group deal

      GLG Partners, the US-listed hedge fund manager that is being acquired by Man Group, is being sued by a shareholder who...

    26. May 18, 2010

      Man's $1.6bn purchase of GLG set to herald further consolidation

      A deal to create the world's largest hedge fund management company, with more than $63bn (£43.5bn) in assets under...

    27. May 18, 2010

      GLG executives tube it to altar

      With Man Group and GLG finally tying the knot after years of flirtation, Pierre Lagrange , partner and one of the...

    28. FT Alphaville

      May 17, 2010

      GLG lurches down a potholed Memory Lane

      Remember the heady days of GLG Partners’ US listing back in 2007 when the UK-based fund achieved a stock market valuation of...

    29. May 17, 2010

      Man agrees $1.6bn takeover of rival GLG

      A deal to create the world’s largest hedge fund management company, with more than $63bn in assets under management, was...

    30. FT Alphaville

      May 17, 2010

      One giant leap for Man (Group)

      Man Group has made a bold move to diversify its business — it’s buying GLG Partners for $1.6bn. Via Reuters: MAN GROUP PLC ...

    31. February 3, 2010

      Manny's man

      GLG partner Manny Roman is lightening his load with the promotion of another of the Goldman Sachs alumni at the hedge fund...

    32. January 6, 2010

      GLG pay day

      As London's bankers gird themselves for a year of enforced tightened bonus payments, the siren-call of Mayfair's hedge funds...

    33. 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...

    34. June 18, 2009

      Lagrange flies flag

      Jocular GLG founding partner Pierre Lagrange waved the flag for Britain and for the hedge fund industry at the Grimaldi...

    35. June 7, 2009

      Pierre Lagrange: Hedge fund to build retail offering

      Last year was a tough one for hedge fund managers, particularly for those, such as GLG Partners, which cannot hide away in...

    36. 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...

    37. FT Alphaville

      March 27, 2009

      GLG owners agree to $1 salaries

      The three founding partners of GLG Partners have agreed to have their salaries cut to $1 and waived their bonuses for the...

    38. March 27, 2009

      GLG hedge fund executives reduce their salaries to $1

      The top three executives at GLG Partners, until recently Europe's biggest hedge fund, have cut their salaries to $1 (69p)...

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