March 4- British online luxury fashion company Farfetch said it raised $86 million from investment firm DST Global and existing shareholders, valuing the company at $1 billion. London- based Farfetch's shareholders include media company Conde Nast International and private equity firm Vitruvian Partners. DST Global is run by Silicon Valley- based Russia-...» Read More
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The largest hedge funds now control more cash than ever.
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A strategy shift by macro funds during a losing year.
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