Kier shares rise as funds shrink short positions

A number of funds that shorted UK construction and services firm Kier Group have begun to shrink those positions, and the share price has soared since.

  • By Sam Kerr
  • 07 Jan 2019

BlackRock, GLG Partners, Marshall Wace, Polar Capital and Kuvari all reduced their shorts against the firm in late December, according to disclosures made with the FCA and as tracked by Castellain Capital.

Kier had been one of the most shorted stocks on the London Stock Exchange at the ...

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