The myths around divorce and gold-digging wives obscure the reality | Joanna Moorhead

By: Juliet
On: Tuesday, 8 July, 2014

Women are usually left worse off financially than their exes, contrary to the stereotype portrayed in the media

Divorce often makes the headlines, and we’re about to hear even more about it. A new ruling, made in relation to a high-profile court case, will allow many more previously private details of a divorce to be reported.

The judge’s ruling relates to the wealthiest divorce case in UK history, a battle between hedge fund tycoon Christopher Hohn and his wife Jamie Cooper-Hohn, over a personal fortune worth at least $1.3bn (£760m). The case has already attracted huge publicity and is …read more

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