August 27, 2014 4:12 PM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of GLG Partners, Inc.

Company Overview

GLG Partners Inc. is a privately owned hedge fund sponsor. The firm provides its services to in high net worth individuals and institutions. It manages separate client-focused equity and fixed income portfolios. The firm also manages investment funds for its clients. It invests in the public equity and fixed income across the globe. The firm makes equity investments in sectors such as technology and financial. The firm makes equity investment globally focusing on geographies such as Asia, Europe, Japan, Middle East and North Africa, North America, and the United Kingdom. It also invests in alternative markets through options, futures, and convertibles. GLG Partners was founded in September 1...

27th Floor

452 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10018

United States

Founded in 1995





Key Executives for GLG Partners, Inc.

Age: 53
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Age: 45
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

GLG Partners, Inc. Key Developments

GLG Partners Appoints Adrian Edwards as Portfolio Manager in its Japan CoreAlpha Equity Team

GLG Partners has appointed former Stratton Street analyst Adrian Edwards as a portfolio manager in its Japan CoreAlpha equity team. Edwards, who was assistant fund manager on Stratton's Japanese equity fund strategies, will report to GLG's head of Japanese equities, Stephen Harker.

GLG Hires Rory Powe to Head Up a New Fund

GLG launches new long-only European equity fund for the former Invesco Perpetual head of European equities. GLG Partners has hired former Invesco Perpetual European manager Rory Powe to head up a new fund launch. At GLG, Mr. Powe will manage a focused European equity long-only strategy. Mr. Powe joined GLG from Powe Capital Management, the firm he founded in 2001 after leaving Invesco Perpetual. He will continue to manage his current fund, the PCM Europe fund, which was launched in July 2009.

Richard Desmond Sues GLG Partners over Trade

Richard Desmond is suing a unit of Man Group over a derivative product he bought in 2007 which Desmond claims was too complex to understand. Desmond has brought the claim against Man's hedge fund arm GLG Partners after he lost nearly £20 million on a capital protected swap linked to the performance of a fund of hedge funds managed by GLG. The claim is linked to another lawsuit against the trade's counterparty, Credit Suisse, made by Desmond.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Berenson & Company, Inc. United States
Lane Capital Markets, LLC United States
Salmon Whitney, LLC United States
EURO Dollar Financial Group Inc. United States
Iris Capital Partners United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

No transactions available in the past 12 months.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Greater Houston Partnership United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact GLG Partners, Inc., please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at