Oct 14 2013 | 1:57pm ET
Five years after abandoning the "stressful, nerve-wracking" business of shorting stocks, William Fleckenstein is preparing his return.
The hedge fund manager and founder of Seattle-based Fleckenstein Capital said he plans to relaunch his short-only hedge fund, predicting that the Federal Reserve's impending taper of its $85 billion per month bond-buying program will bring the fun back to shorting.
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…