July 1- Medical device supplier Patterson Companies Inc said it would sell its business that makes products that assist in a patient's recovery to private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners for $715 million. Reuters reported in April that the company had hired Bank of America to help sell the business in a deal that could fetch $500 million to $600 million.» Read More
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Big investors still think China is one of the best emerging markets to bet on.
Pension funds are keeping their hedge fund managers despite the recent decision by CalPERS to dump them.
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Fortress Investment Group executive Gareth Henry thinks Brazil is the best place to invest in over the next year.
John Burbank, head of $4 billion Passport Capital, is bullish on innovative American companies.
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Activist investor Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund Management has called for a break up of DuPont, The Wall Street Journal reported.
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The California Public Employees' Retirement System says it is ditching its hedge fund program to reduce costs and complexity in its investment portfolio.
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