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Hedge fund managers are expecting to deliver less than half of the returns for their investors in 2014 that they saw last year.
Trading firms raised concerns about traders at Barclays' "dark pool" months before the U.S. accused the bank of favoring its trading clients.
The BOJ's monetary stimulus is being felt around Asia, with its liquidity set to provide a buffer against the Fed's impending tightening.
Portugal's Espirito Santo International, holding company of Banco Espirito Santo, said it has filed for creditor protection.
Herbalife is ramping up its rhetoric against arch-nemesis Bill Ackman.
Investors increasingly are running from risk even while maintaining a strong presence in the stock market.
Geopolitical events like what's happening in Ukraine and Gaza can be market movers but still take a back seat to the biggest influence of all.
A proposed merger in Malaysia will create the first Islamic bank that will have enough clout to challenge conventional, often Western, banks.
With all eyes on the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine—and markets swooning—many investors may wonder what, if anything, they should do.
Stan Druckenmiller said IBM's recent stock buybacks represent what's wrong with the economic recovery.
Another prominent market bull has joined the growing ranks of Wall Street strategists who think a correction is not far away.
Who says old school technology is dead? Has anyone notice the top performers in the Dow in July?
New York State is weighing a raft of new rules to regulate bitcoin and other virtual currencies.
Struggling lender Banco Espirito Santo and its parent companies were hit with more bad news, as its debt was downgraded into junk territory.
Swiss bank UBS saw 15.4 percent growth in its wealth management business for 2013, firmly securing its position as world leader in the sector.
The billionaire activist investors shared the stage during a surprise joint appearance at the Delivering Alpha conference.
For the first time in recent memory, financials investors are judging bank earnings by Main Street borrowing versus Wall Street trading.
The Federal Reserve's policy-setting panel is 'likely' to start raising rates in early 2015, if not sooner, a top Fed official said on Wednesday.
"My general assessment at this point is that threats to financial stability are at a moderate level and not a very high level," Yellen said.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen highlights that some sectors, like social media and biotech, are seeing stretched valuations.
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The date for liftoff will matter, particularly if the Fed moves in a month that's likely to be highly volatile.
Day traders took a decidedly bullish stance through leveraged ETFs last week, and that could point to more volatility.
This has been the scariest week in stock market history, at least by one significant measure.