Thursday, 26 November 2015
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Jun 6 2014 | 10:05am ET
David Tepper is ready to be friggin’ long again.
The Appaloosa Management chief told CNBC yesterday that the European Central Bank’s moves this week, including a negative interest rate on deposits, had “alleviated” his concerns about stocks. At last month’s SkyBridge Alternatives Conference, Tepper said he was “nervous,” and warned investors not to be “too friggin’ long.”
“They’re waiting, waiting, waiting,” Tepper said. “The EVC better ease in June. I’m nervous.”
Yesterday, the bank complied with Tepper’s request, cutting interest rates to just 0.15%, with the effect of pushing deposit rates into negative territory, an unprecedented move.
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…