People moves

Ex-GLG macro/EM star Coffey retires from Moore

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Former GLG star macro and emerging markets trader Greg Coffey has resigned from Moore Capital – in a move that has not come as any great surprise or shock to many people in the London-based hedge fund community – and will retire from the investment industry.

Sources close to the former GLG manager said that 20 years in the industry, trading intensively across global markets often in different time-zones, had taken their toll on Coffey.

Despite achieving a 9% gain in September on the main portfolio that he ran at Moore, a friend said that he was no