Citadel Cuts Risk, Plans To Boost Leverage?

Jul 28 2011 | 12:54pm ET

Add Citadel Investment Group to the list of top hedge funds cutting risk.

The $11 billion hedge fund giant is now requiring all equity managers to balance their books at the end of each trading day. The beta-neutral order was put into place in recent weeks, limiting the amount of risk that Citadel portfolio managers can take.


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