Playing up their rough-and-tumble investments in distressed companies, hedge funds name themselves with brash, ferocious or outlaw-sounding titles, Reuters reports. Weapons and wild beasts are also points of inspiration.

Pirate Capital, a hedge fund in Connecticut, recently launched a hedge fund called Jolly Roger, named for the pirate flag with the crossbones design. Corsair, the name for a pirate off the North African coast, is another hedge fund name.

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