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Ludogerets vs Liverpool FC: live →  November 26, 2014

90 min We’re into stoppage time. We’ll have three minutes. GOAL! Ludogorets 2 Liverpool 2, Terziev (88 min) – Another near-post corner but this one is headed on by Dyakov and Terziev is unmarked at the far post to head home. 86 min Ludo players are desperately appealing for a penalty as they claim Allen […]

Funds to be thankful for →  November 27, 2014

Jason Hollands, managing director at Tilney Bestinvest: “The funds we are really thankful for this year are those which invest in markets such as Japan and Europe but which have hedged the currency exposure back to sterling. That’s really boosted returns over the year. A couple of funds that we rate highly that have benefited […]

Leucadia boosts Harbinger stake as Falcone leaves →  November 27, 2014

Leucadia National Corp. seems happy one of its own will soon oversee Harbinger Group. On Tuesday, the diversified holding company-whose brands include the maker of George Foreman grills, insurer Fidelity Guaranty Life and real estate investment firm CorAmerica Capital announced that embattled investor Phil Falcone would step down as chairman and CEO on Dec. 1 […]

Ackman’s Pershing Square sees big payoff from Allergan deal →  November 27, 2014

BOSTON (Reuters) – Hedge fund mogul William Ackman told investors they could see a $6 billion payday when he closes the chapter on Allergan Inc., his firm’s biggest bet of 2014. One week after Allergan agreed to sell itself to rival Actavis Plc., Ackman wrote in his quarterly investment letter that his Pershing Square Capital […]

Friends Life and Aviva started merger talks months ago →  November 27, 2014

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Indonesia’s Lion Group buying ATR planes worth $1 billion in Asia expansion →  November 27, 2014

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Indonesia’s Lion Group is buying an additional 40 aircraft from ATR for $1 billion at list prices, the companies said, in a move that will make Lion the biggest customer of the European manufacturer. The purchase order will be signed on Thursday in Rome by Lion’s co-founder Rusdi Kirana and ATR’s CEO […]

Millions Could Qualify For Weight-Loss Surgery →  November 27, 2014

By Thomas Moore, Health And Science Correspondent Two million people could qualify for obesity surgery under radical new NHS guidelines. The health watchdog NICE says new evidence shows the procedure pays for itself in two to three years and doctors should no longer see it as a last resort. Anybody with a body mass index […]

Ludogerets vs Liverpool FC: live →  November 26, 2014

90 min We’re into stoppage time. We’ll have three minutes. GOAL! Ludogorets 2 Liverpool 2, Terziev (88 min) – Another near-post corner but this one is headed on by Dyakov and Terziev is unmarked at the far post to head home. 86 min Ludo players are desperately appealing for a penalty as they claim Allen […]

DOJ investigating alleged HSBC leak to hedge fund →  November 26, 2014

The Justice Department is investigating whether an HSBC employee may have leaked confidential information to a hedge fund, Dow Jones reported. This story is developing. Please check back for further updates. According to the report, the alleged leak occurred while the bank was advising Prudential “on a huge acquisition and was working on a related […]

Glencore-Rio Merger Will Happen, Hannam Tells Hedge Funds →  November 26, 2014

Hedge funds including GLG Partners, DE Shaw Co. and Pentwater Capital Management were told this month by a prominent London mining banker to prepare for an all-but-inevitable takeover of Rio Tinto Group by Glencore Plc (GLEN), according to people familiar with the meeting. Former JPMorgan Chase Co. dealmaker Ian Hannam, who now runs a boutique […]

Hedge Funds lose money for everyone, not just the rich →  November 26, 2014

By Ben Steverman Nov. 24 (Bloomberg) – When Douglas Kobak was an adviser at a large brokerage firm, he suggested his wealthiest clients buy a hedge fund promising to be “a very conservative alternative to bonds.” Then the credit crisis hit in 2008, the fund imploded and investors got 45 cents on the dollar — […]