May 23 2013 | 12:18pm ET
Litigation financing is a relatively new field that has recently attracted a host of hedge funds, including Juridica Investments, Burford Capital, Harbour Litigation Funding, Calunius Capital, Argentum Capital and Giltspur Capital. That the last of these is being wound up attests to the challenges players face.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…