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PRESS DIGEST-Funds Industry News-Oct 10

LONDON, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Financial Times

*Hedge funds are reaping some of their biggest profits fromthe securitised mortgage market since 2007, with some makingdouble digit returns.

*Jon Moulton, one of the UK's best known private equityinvestors, has made a personal investment in a litigationspecialist, Manolete Partners.

*British anti-poverty charity Oxfam has made its firstventure into corporate finance with a 1 million pound ($1.60million) loan to a Mongolian machinery and equipment leasingcompany.

*The Children's Investment Fund, the hedge fund controlledby Christopher Hohn, has launched a fierce attack on Safran, criticising the French aerospace manufacturer over itsacquisition policy.

($1 = 0.6251 British pounds)(Reporting By Anjuli Davies)

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