Feb 27 2012 | 8:52pm ET
Humayun Shahryar is something of a contrarian. As investors clamor for liquidity, he sticks to running his Auvest Capital Management hedge fund like a private equity vehicle, with a five-year lockup. An 18-year veteran of the financial world, he wants to see the sector—Shahryar objects to the term "industry"—decline, rather than increase, in importance and prominence. And the Indian native throws cold water on the West's hopes that emerging markets will save them from themselves.
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…