LONDON, May 24- Hedge funds appear to have spotted an opportunity in the European Central Bank's bond-buying scheme and are snapping up long-dated debt in anticipation of profits from selling it back to the central bank later. Data from Bank of America Merrill Lynch shows hedge funds have almost doubled their take-up of euro zone bonds sold with maturities... » Read More
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