LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) – New hedge fund Amia Capital, led
by the former chief investment officer at Brazilian financial
services group BTG Pactual’s global macro fund, has
made two new appointments and now employs 12 former BTG staff,
according to a source close to the matter.
* U.S. drillers add five rigs in week to Feb. 24 (Moves dateline to New York, adds latest prices, fresh quotes
and Genscape data)
Fox News last week sought the expert commentary of a Swedish defense adviser during a segment on refugees. But nobody in the Swedish government has heard of the man.
The Indian duo Heena-Jitu won the first-ever medal in the discipline by beating Japan in the finals at the Karni Singh Shooting Range.
* Indexes up: Dow 0.03 pct, S&P 0.04 pct, Nasdaq 0.04 pct (Adds details, comments, updates prices)
The Microsoft co-founder is hosting his fifth “Ask Me Anything” on Reddit on Monday. The way he decided to promote it just left us with more questions.
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Feb 27 (Reuters) – Shareholders are
pressuring miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc to stand up to the
Indonesian government over changes the Southeast Asian country
wants to make in the U.S. miner’s contract, Freeport’s chief
executive officer said on Monday.
Bob Harper, fitness pro and host of “The Biggest Loser,” told TMZ he had a heart attack two weeks ago that left him unconscious for two days. Harper, 51, said he collapsed while working out in New York City and a doctor nearby administered CPR. The Los Angeles-based TV star told TMZ he was hospitalized […]
A pregnant mom has spoken of her heartbreak after discovering that her unborn daughter’s organs were growing on the outside of her body. Kristella Marios learned of her daughter’s condition at her 12-week pregnancy scan, when her excitement at having a baby turned into heartbreak. The 27-year-old mom, from Ballarat in Australia, learned that something wasn’t right with […]