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Money managers under the microscope

IMA responds to Cable’s City criticism

Is short-termism wrong? And can it be eradicated from markets?

An interesting view from IMA CEO Richard Saunders on Vince Cable’s controversial speech this week.

Hedge fund performers

The top sectors in the year to date.


Cheyne hedge fund spots RBS opportunity


M&A is on the up again and hedge funds are getting ready – last week we revealed Cheyne Capital had raised over $100 mln for an event-driven fund.

The fund will concentrate on ‘hard’ news (as opposed to rumours of deals), but, as suggested in their name, such funds can look at a wider range of events than just M&A, including restructurings, debt refinancings, asset sales, share buybacks and so on.

Scarcity sells: M&G on Reuters Insider


M&G’s Portfolio Manager Greg Aldridge talks about strategy of their Global Growth Fund, which targets companies like Johnson & Johnson and Nestle with scarce assets they judge under-appreciated.