May 14 2013 | 11:25am ET
Shareholder activism has failed to sway the Japanese companies that have been its targets, but Third Point's Dan Loeb isn't discouraged.
The New York hedge fund manager today announced a US$1.1 billion stake in Sony and quickly called for the company to spin-off part of its entertainment business. Loeb also indicated that he'd accept a seat on Sony's board of directors.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
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…