Monday, 27 April 2015
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Apr 24 2015 | 7:49am ET
Global equity markets rode to new all-time highs on Friday, with positive corporate updates in Europe and a post-dotcom-boom peak for the U.S. Nasdaq stoking investor optimism.
There were also some positive signs from previously deadlocked negotiations between Greece and its international creditors, with Athens offering concessions on some key reforms in exchange for urgently needed new funding.
Apr 24 2015 | 2:19pm ET
A new special report from Preqin shows liquid alternative investment products outperformed single-manager hedge funds last year.
Apr 24 2015 | 1:49pm ET
Credit derivatives trader Roman Shukhman is leading JPMorgan Chase for a position with hedge fund Aesir Capital Management.
Apr 24 2015 | 1:39pm ET
Fintech startup Aidyia is readying a long/short equity hedge fund that will trade based on sophisticated artificial intelligence algorithms.
Apr 24 2015 | 9:49am ET
Oliver Weisberg has left Citadel to help run the family office of a group of Alibaba executives.
Apr 24 2015 | 9:40am ET
Eric Schmidt’s family office Hillspire LLC has taken a 20% equity stake in D.E. Shaw.
Apr 24 2015 | 5:29am ET
UBS Wealth Management, the world's biggest wealth manager, has cut its positions in U.S. and UK stocks, betting that euro zone shares offer the best value and growth prospects, the firm's chief investment officer said in a note to clients.More News
Apr 24 2015 | 5:11pm ET
The U.S. Treasury Department has released proposed rules aimed at limiting the ability of hedge funds to delay or lower their taxes through the use of offshore reinsurance companies.
Apr 24 2015 | 6:18am ET
For hedge funds focusing on Asia, the policy uncertainty, unclear interest rate environment and resultant expected higher volatility should offer attractive opportunities both in relative value and directional trades. PAAMCO’s David Walter explains.
Apr 17 2015 | 2:45am ET
Hedge fund manager Rob Rill grins. He has just had word that U.S. financial regulators have finally closed Puerto Rico's ailing lender Doral Financial, a stock he has been shorting for the past six months.
Apr 10 2015 | 6:48am ET
Updating marketing materials and client reports can be a tedious, time consuming job. One fintech firm—Seismic—is harnessing technology to streamline the process.
Apr 10 2015 | 7:46am ET
Former Enron trader and hedge fund billionaire John Arnold may be about to launch a national publicity campaign to convince U.S. voters of the need to reform public pensions, according to a document seen by Reuters.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…