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RPT-CORRECTED-Crash curbs early European appetite for China's 'A-Shares'

reuters.com — Quotas giving direct access to mainland stocks underused * London market uptake slow, caution to remain By Simon Jessop and Nishant Kumar LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - Tumbling share prices and trading suspensions have tempered any early enthusiasm for mainland Chinese equities among overseas funds, confirming the cautious approach evident in their limited exposure despite official attempts to lure them in.

Crash curbs early European appetite for China's 'A-Shares'

reuters.com — London market uptake slow, caution to remain By Simon Jessop and Nishant Kumar LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) - Tumbling share prices and trading suspensions have tempered any early enthusiasm for mainland Chinese equities among overseas funds, confirming the cautious approach evident in their limited exposure despite official attempts to lure them in.

Britain trims Lloyds stake to less than 15 pct; $20 bln raised so far

dailymail.co.uk — LONDON, July 16 (Reuters) - Britain has reduced its stake in Lloyds Banking Group to less than 15 percent, moving closer to a full privatisation, having raised 13 billion pounds ($20 billion) so far from the sale of its shares.

Hedge fund investors fear lockdown amid China, Greece difficulty

reuters.com — Both China and Greece have taken steps in the last month to curb sell-offs in their stock markets by imposing trading restrictions. Hedge funds exposed to the two markets are now finding it tough to value their holdings.
Jul 15, 2015

Hedge fund investors fear lockdown amid China, Greece difficulty reut.rs/1MtugKg

Hedge fund investors fear lockdown amid China, Greece difficulty

reuters.com — Both China and Greece have taken steps in the last month to curb sell-offs in their stock markets by imposing trading restrictions. Hedge funds exposed to the two markets are now finding it tough to value their holdings.

Hedge fund investors fear lockdown amid China, Greece difficulty

uk.reuters.com — China and Greece have imposed trading restrictions * Funds are finding it hard to calculate value of holdings * At least two hedge funds have suspended withdrawals By Nishant Kumar LONDON, July 15 (Reuters) - Hedge fund clients face a nervous wait to see if firms betting on the troubled Chinese and Greek markets can avert emergency measures that give them power to lock away investors' cash.

Greek shock in June helps jolt macro hedge fund recovery

reuters.com — The losses mark a reversal in fortunes for the global macro and trend-following trading strategies, both of which had finally appeared to be bouncing back after years of lackluster returns. Such funds had gained about 3 percent through May this year, their best start in six years.

Greek shock in June helps jolt macro hedge fund recovery

reuters.com — Managed Futures down 3 pct on average - Eurekahedge * Hit by rising political tension around Greece debt deal By Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Nishant Kumar BOSTON/LONDON, July 9 (Reuters) - Hedge funds that make big bets on currencies, interest rates and commodities were hit hard in June as a worsening Greek debt crisis, concerns about China growth and U.S.

Fortress macro fund co-investment chief Feig leaving firm: sources

reuters.com — This marks the second time in roughly six months that the $70 billion fund company, one of only a handful of publicly traded hedge fund firms, is making changes at its macro fund. The fund started the year with heavy losses after being wrong-footed on its Swiss franc trade.

UPDATE 1-Fortress macro fund co-investment chief Feig leaving firm-sources

reuters.com — By Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Nishant Kumar BOSTON/LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - Jeff Feig, the co-chief investment officer of hedge fund Fortress Investment Group LLC's macro fund is leaving the company after less than a year, with Michael Novogratz becoming sole CIO, three sources with knowledge of the changes said.
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