Bear Stearns Hedge Funds
Bear Stearns Hedge Funds CaseInsolvency lawyers in Scotland should take an interest in a bankruptcy case in the Cayman Islands involving two Bear Stearns hedge funds and an American judge with the wonderful name of Burton Lifland.
The issue is this: where did a business that has gone bust have its main commercial interests?
The two funds were involved in what is now a familiar story amid the carnage on the world financial markets. They bet heavily on sub-prime mortgages and, as defaults increased, creditors demanded their money back leaving the funds with no cash. Source