Jul 19 2011 | 1:55pm ET
Vincent McCrudden, the former hedge fund manager accused of threatening the lives of 47 people with ties to financial regulators, pleaded guilty before the start of his trial yesterday.
McCrudden, who was arrested in January after returning from Singapore, pleaded guilty to two counts of transmission of threats to injure. The former commodities trader had accused regulators, notably the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and National Futures Association, of pursuing a vendetta against him.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…