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Hedgie Reade Griffith takes Ashcourt Rowan stake to 29%

High profile hedge fund investor Reade Griffith has upped his stake in Ashcourt Rowan to a little over 29%.

This is close to the maximum Griffith, who has gained the exposure through his Polygon Global Partners vehicle, can hold without making a formal takeover.

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Hedge fund backer ups WH Ireland stake to 19%

Hedge fund manager Reade Griffith has once again upped his exposure to WH Ireland as its shares have continued their recent slide.

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Conference speakers: Reade Griffith

Chief Investment Officer, Polygon’s European Event-Driven Fund & Co-Founder and Head of Investment Committee, Tetragon.

Reade Griffith is the CIO of Polygon’s European Event-Driven Fund and a co-founder of Tetragon and Head of its Investment Committee.

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Traphagen Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series–Reade Griffith ’95

The Traphagen Distinguished Alumni Speakers Series invites noted Law School alumni back to campus to speak informally about their careers with students in small settings, usually over lunch.

All events are free of charge, open to Law School students and generally run an hour.

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Hedge Fund Activists See More Opportunities in European Companies

Activist hedge fund Third Point LLC’s $3.5 billion stake in Nestlé threatens to make life awkward for the world’s largest packaged-food company. Several funds in Europe’s nascent market for shareholder activism are already creating a nuisance for the region’s companies for much less money.

A number of managers have recently made trades in which they’ve snapped-up shares in a European company controlled by a larger owner—often one trying to buy up the remaining shares of that company.

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