Apr 19 2013 | 1:26pm ET
The Blackstone Group has spent a month trying to cobble together a competing offer for the computer-maker while looking at its books. But the private-equity giant did not like what it saw, telling the special committee of Dell's board handling the sale negotiations that it was spooked by falling personal-computer sales and Dell's own declining operating income.
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…