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Billionaire Kenneth Griffin goes on record-setting spending spree

Over last two years, chief executive of Citadel has spent nearly US$300m and set new price records in three cities

In New York this year, Mr Griffin agreed to purchase three full floors at 220 Central Park South for around US$200m.

New York

THE billionaire hedge fund manager Kenneth Griffin is known as an aggressive trader who waits for prices to fall before buying. But when it comes to personal real estate, Mr Griffin appears to be less price-sensitive.

Over the last two years, Mr Griffin, the chief