Jun 11 2008 | 2:00am ET
The average American probably accepts the economic slowdown as collateral damage of good times gone by, and thinks that it will eventually right itself. But Carl Icahn, the famed activist investor, hedge fund manager and so-called corporate raider sees things a bit differently.
In fact, Icahn says the country faces real economic problems due to corporate board members who mostly “don’t know what the hell they’re doing.”
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…