Activist hedge fund Atticus shutters two funds, including its flagship Atticus Global, returning...

|By:, SA News Editor
Activist hedge fund Atticus shutters two funds, including its flagship Atticus Global, returning $3B to investors. Founder Timothy Barakett says the move wasn't motivated by withdrawals, but was for personal reasons. Global lost 25% in 2008 and is down another 6% this year.