Saturday, 28 November 2015
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Jul 30 2013 | 10:06am ET
His hedge fund was indicted for fraud on Thursday. On Friday, it pleaded not guilty.
On Saturday, SAC Capital Advisors' Steven Cohen threw a party.
In spite of the insider-trading charges that threaten his 21-year-old firm, Cohen moved ahead with the previously-planned affair, Reuters reports. The event was intended to show support for ovarian cancer research, although it was not a fundraiser.
A few dozen people attended the evening party at Cohen's home in East Hampton, N.Y., where they shared $2,000 worth of tuna delivered by a local fishmonger.
The same determination to keep SAC up-and-running was behind Cohen's decision to not cancel the party, according to Reuters sources.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…