Sunday, 7 December 2008

HSBC buys back headquarters from Metrovacesa - Times Online

HSBC made a £250 million profit yesterday when it bought back its London headquarters from Metrovacesa, the troubled Spanish property company. Twenty months after selling the 45 ...
Source: Hedge Funds Need Makeover - New York Times

Pique newsmagazine Hedge Funds Need Makeover
New York Times, United States - Dec 4, 2008
By RICHARD BEALES and ROBERT CYRAN Hedge funds are facing many agonies. They are tortured by redemptions. Then there are “high water marks,” another ...
Fortress To Keep Funds Locked Up Forbes
Fortress holding investors' money Steamboat Pilot
Fortress Lifts Drawbridge Markets Media (press release)
Bloomberg - Seeking Alpha
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Hedge funds put Gate Gourmet in the departure lounge -

Hedge funds put Gate Gourmet in the departure lounge, United Kingdom - 21 hours ago
Its new debt agreements ushered in a series of new owners, most of which were hedge funds, who struck debt for equity swaps. TPG began selling down its ...


We must learn to build a better Britain - Daily Telegraph
Have you been to the new Westfield Shopping Centre in Shepherd's Bush, opened amid much hoopla a few weeks ago? I hadn't until yesterday. From the pictures, it looked ghastly. Then ...

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