US HEDGE fund Elliott announced that it has taken over Italian giants AC Milan after the club's Chinese owners failed to repay debt, saying that the deal opened "a new chapter" for the...

IN a booming year for mergers and acquisitions, hedge funds that seek to make money from corporate marriages are struggling.

[SEOUL] A hedge fund firm is causing a stir among investors in South Korea, delivering strong returns even as the stock market declines and attracting a flood of money.

AFTER two months of cutting bets on rising prices, hedge funds are feeling optimistic again as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) prepares to meet. Whether that optimism is...

[NEW YORK] After two months of cutting bets on rising prices, hedge funds are feeling optimistic again as OPEC prepares to meet.

THE short-vol trade is dead. Long live the short-vol trade. Investors are discovering fresh ways to bet volatility across asset classes will tumble anew even as hawkish monetary policy, emerging-...

MONEY managers curbed their enthusiasm for oil just before the US benchmark price surged to almost US$70 a barrel.

[NEW YORK] Hedge funds and money managers cut their bullish wagers on US crude for the second week in a row, data showed on Friday, even as prices rose amid geopolitical tensions but gains were...

HEDGE funds' brightest lights have fallen on hard times, but don't shed a tear for the industry just yet...