Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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May 17 2013 | 10:45am ET
A major Hollywood divorce is hung up over a hedge fund.
Actors Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher separated a year-and-a-half ago, and filed for divorce in December. But the two haven't reached a settlement, in part because Moore insists she's entitled to $10 million from a hedge fund Kutcher set up with Guy Oseary, Madonna's manager.
According to the New York Post, Kutcher has told Moore that his contribution to A-Grade Investments was just $1 million. But the tabloid reports that Kutcher and Oseary, in a proposed private offering, valued the fund at $100 million. Moore wants half of Kutcher's 20%, or $10 million.
"Ashton made a lot of money after they married, but he doesn't believe he owes her as much as she is asking for" in spousal support, a source told the Post.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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