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*China circuit breaker suspended as of Friday. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan in five months, and Shanghai stocks were halted for the second time this week after another brutal selloff tripped a new circuit breaker. Global stocks, however, trimmed losses after the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges said China would suspend the circuit breaker as...
*China stocks slump; trigger 2nd trading halt this week. Jan 7- Wall Street was set to open sharply lower for a second straight day on Thursday after China allowed the yuan to fall further and oil prices slid to near 12- year lows, raising concerns over the state of the global economy. China allowed the biggest fall in the yuan in five months, and Shanghai stocks were...
Hedge fund billionaire George Soros is warning of another crisis in the financial markets.
In a sector plagued by government scrutiny in the U.S., one major for-profit education company has found a way to circumvent regulation.
NEW YORK, Nov 30- Russia has banned a pro-democracy charity founded by hedge fund billionaire and philanthropist George Soros, saying it posed a threat to both state security and the Russian constitution. In a statement released on Monday, Russia's General Prosecutor's Office said two branches of Soros' charity network- the Open Society Foundations and the...
Soros Fund Management exited its bet on Herbalife, the nutrition company that rival investor William Ackman has called a fraud.
Billionaire investor George Soros has yanked his roughly $500 million investment with "bond king" Bill Gross, the WSJ reports.
Billionaire George Soros is under fire in his home country Hungary for promoting liberal migrant policies.
Sub-Saharan Africa has been the darling of frontier market investors for several years. However, a combination of factors could see its appeal for investors wane.
Russia may ban Soros charity in NGO crackdown.
Hedge fund billionaire George Soros's charitable foundation may be kicked out of Russia, as Moscow considers banning foreign NGOs that promote democracy.
Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman is no friend of Hillary Clinton.
Carl Icahn's big bet on Apple is now one of the greatest trades of all time.
Seven years removed from a near-death experience during the financial crisis, Ken Griffin's Citadel is more powerful than ever.
Wall Street and big business's election kingmakers are reaching for their wallets again in the race for President.
Can you guess the top six rising stars of activist hedge fund investing? Meet them here.
Private equity firms are doing more deals in Africa to tap the continent's growing population and wealth.
A single bad currency bet has caused Everest Capital, one of the largest private investors in emerging markets, to collapse.
A rule lets the wealthy managers of private funds pay about half the tax rate they usually would—and it's unlikely to change soon.
A group of eight or so anti-Herbalife protesters gathered for a prayer vigil to oppose Carl Icahn's support of the stock.