Thursday, 21 August 2014
Last updated 43 min ago
Aug 21 2014 | 10:58am ET
Pershing Square Capital Management and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International this week hit back at Allergan Inc., alleging that it’s the Botox-maker that’s run afoul of securities laws.
Aug 21 2014 | 1:15pm ET
Leawood, Kan.-based Mariner Holdings has tapped William Greiner, the former CIO of its Mariner Wealth Advisors subsidiary, to be chief investment strategist for the parent company.
Aug 21 2014 | 10:55am ET
Carl Icahn yesterday unveiled his latest target, announcing a large stake in car-rental company Hertz Global Holdings.
Aug 21 2014 | 10:54am ET
Hedge-fund investors usually trim their holdings in the dog days of summer, and this year is no different.
Aug 21 2014 | 10:53am ET
The average hedge fund lost some of the small ground it’s taken in July, according to an industry benchmark.
Aug 21 2014 | 9:40am ET
The downturn in hedge-fund returns is taking a big bite out of mid-level employees’ pockets.
Aug 21 2014 | 9:39am ET
Hedge funds are becoming increasingly reticent about risk.More News
Aug 20 2014 | 1:43pm ET
Peter Borish, who served as founding partner and director of research at Tudor Investment Corp., has become the chief strategist and trading coach at Quad Advisors, a New York-based hedge fund incubator and accelerator. Borish spoke recently with FINalternatives' Mary Campbell about what attracted him to Quad Advisors, what being a trading coach involves and why nobody wants his 1999 cell phone.
Aug 12 2014 | 9:00am ET
Since the market correction of 2008, a vast majority of hedge fund net asset flows have gone to a small minority of hedge funds with the strongest brands, marking a change from the pre-2008 environment, writes industry expert Don Steinbrugge. A brand is an investor’s perception of the overall quality of a hedge fund based on multiple evaluation factors that evolve over time.
Aug 11 2014 | 4:14am ET
A hedge fund manager is demanding most of his money back from his former landlord, who, in a made-for-the-tabloids twist, is a former model.
Aug 4 2014 | 7:42am ET
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