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Man Group's shares surge as inflows surprise, assets rise

reuters.com — The world's biggest listed hedge fund firm said FuM rose by 25 percent to $72.3 billion in the third quarter, edging closer toward its highest ever level of $79.5 billion hit in mid-2008. Its acquisitions of money managers Numeric and Pine Grove added $16.2 billion of assets but the quarterly net inflow of $400 million beat analysts' forecasts that predicted an outflow.

UPDATE 2-Man Group's shares surge as inflows surprise, assets rise

uk.reuters.com — Funds under management jumps by 25 pct to $72.3 bln * Net inflows of $400 million beat analyst forecasts * Numeric, Pine Grove deals add $16.2 billion of assets (Adds details, analyst's comment, background, share price performance) By Nishant Kumar LONDON, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Hedge fund manager Man Group reported on Thursday a sharp jump in funds under management (FuM) and a surprise fifth successive quarter of net inflows in the last three months, sending its share price up in a generally weaker market.

Hedge funds bleed as AbbVie reconsiders Shire bid

uk.reuters.com — LONDON (Reuters) - Some of the world's best known hedge funds lost hundreds of millions of dollars in the value of the stock they hold as Shire plunged after AbbVie's decision to reconsider its $55 billion bid for the British healthcare group.

Hedge funds bleed as AbbVie reconsiders Shire bid

reuters.com — AbbVie reconsiders its bid * John Paulson and Paul Singer have stakes in Shire By Sudip Kar-Gupta and Nishant Kumar LONDON, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Some of the world's best known hedge funds lost hundreds of millions of dollars in the value of the stock they hold as Shire plunged after AbbVie's decision to reconsider its $55 billion bid for the British healthcare group.

UPDATE 1-Ex-Goldman, Noble trader's new hedge fund gains 11 pct in September

reuters.com — Guard Macro Master Fund outperformed peers in September * The fund has gained 12 percent since launch (Adds details, background, quotes from investor letter) By Nishant Kumar LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - Guard Capital, a macro hedge fund firm launched by two former top traders at Goldman Sachs and Noble Group in August, gained 11.2 percent in value last month as its currency and interest rate bets paid off, a letter to investors obtained by Reuters showed.

Brevan Howard's macro hedge fund gains 4.4 pct in Sept, best in 3 yrs

uk.reuters.com — LONDON Oct 6 (Reuters) - Brevan Howard, one of the world's biggest hedge fund managers, recorded a 4.4 percent gain in its main macro hedge fund in September, a letter to investors obtained by Reuters showed.

As PIMCO bleeds assets, Gross shows risk of star culture

uk.reuters.com — LONDON (Reuters) - Bill Gross' exit from Pimco has seen billions of dollars leave the fund group and even more value wiped off the share price of its parent company, offering a warning both to firms who rely on star managers and the investors who chase them.

As PIMCO bleeds assets, Gross shows risk of star culture

uk.mobile.reuters.com — As PIMCO bleeds assets, Gross shows risk of star culture By Simon Jessop and Nishant Kumar LONDON (Reuters) - Bill Gross' exit from Pimco has seen billions of dollars leave the fund group and even more value wiped off the share price of its parent company, offering a warning both to firms who rely on star managers and the investors who chase them.

As PIMCO bleeds assets, Gross shows risk of star culture

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Jim Young Bill Gross, co-founder and co-chief investment officer of Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO), speaks at the Morningstar Investment Conference in Chicago, Illinois, June 19, 2014. Gross's flagship Pimco Total Return Fund lost money every month from May last year, totaling nearly $70 billion by the end of August, Lipper data shows.

Goldman's Petershill II fund takes stake in hedge fund Caxton

reuters.com — Credit: Reuters/Brendan McDermid Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange near the Goldman Sachs stall July 16, 2010. Caxton, founded 31 years ago by Bruce Kovner, manages roughly $8 billion in currencies and interest rates around the world and has returned an average 13 percent per year to clients, people familiar with the fund said.
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