From the Archives: William Browder’s War

The saga of hedge fund manager William Browder has all the classic elements of a spy novel — murder, intrigue, international incidents — and, as of this past week, another stunning plot twist.

The founder of London-based hedge fund firm Hermitage Capital has been embroiled in a fight with the Russian government for three years since the death of his lawyer under uncertain circumstances in a Russian jail in 2009.

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