Polygon Investments

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Key Facts

HeadquartersLondon
Other OfficesNew York
AUM$5.9 billion
AUM as ofJanuary 1, 2007
StrategiesCredit

Overview

Polygon Investments is a hedge fund based in London with offices in New York. It was founded by Reade Griffith, Alexander Jackson and Paddy Dear. They hold $5.9 billion in assets under management as of January 1, 2007. They became famous in 2004 with an unsuccessful attempt to block the
government restructuring of British Energy. In 2006 was in takeover talks for Newcastle United Football Club, although that never went through.

Historical Performance

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