Nov 9 2011 | 1:23pm ET
Clarium Capital Management founder Peter Thiel is looking for $600 million to do what he does best: investing in nascent technology companies.
Thiel's venture capital firm, Founders Fund, is fundraising for its fourth fund. Its third closed last year with just $250 million, less than half the amount Thiel is now seeking.
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…