Aug 7 2008 | 8:41am ET
When dealing with the likes of Samuel Israel, it seems no one wants to take any chances.
The convicted hedge fund fraudster, who swindled his Bayou Group clients out of $450 million, tried twice yesterday to plead guilty to charges of bail-jumping, but was stymied both times, once by procedure, and once by a wary federal judge.
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…