Soros buys 8% Man Utd stake

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Billionaire investor George Soros has become one the biggest backers of Manchester United Football Club after buying a near 8% stake in its listed shares.

Manchester United floated a portion of the club in New York earlier this month after failed attempts to list in Hong Kong and Singapore. Quantum Partners, the investment arm of Soros's family of...

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