NEW YORK, March 7- Famed oil bull Andy Hall's hedge fund rose nearly 8 percent in February in its biggest monthly gain in 2-1/ 2 years, boosted by a rally in crude oil that could help Occidental Petroleum's chances of selling its stake in the fund.» Read More
The plainspoken billionaire founder of York Capital Management, a hedge fund with $21 billion of assets under management, provided his three rules for investing and three of his favorite stocks.
Investment firms have sharply increased the protection they buy to protect against macroeconomic shocks.
James Dinan, Founder, Chairman, CEO and Managing Partner of York Capital Management, reveals his top holdings, and shares his thought on merger talks between Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Banks. Also a look at the future of Hertz.
James Dinan, Founder, Chairman, CEO and Managing Partner of York Capital Management, shares his investment strategies for successful investing.
James Dinan, Founder, Chairman, CEO and Managing Partner of York Capital Management, shares his thoughts on where he is seeing the best investment opportunities. We are increasingly moving into the European space, says Dinan.
James Dinan, Founder, Chairman, CEO and Managing Partner of York Capital Management, discusses his outlook on the market and whether stocks are fairly valued. Individual stocks are doing fairly well, says Dinan.
David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital has increased its bet on Greece's Alpha Bank, making it a top five holding.
NEW YORK, March 5- Former Goldman Sachs energy trader Jonathan Goldberg's hedge fund is up 7 percent on the year after the winter rally in U.S. oil and gas helped it recover from losses in the first four months after its launch last September, industry sources said on Wednesday.
Anthony Lawler, portfolio manager at GAM, says investors are looking towards hedge funds that can take advantage of the valuation "dispersion" of stocks, but do not want to increase their exposure to bonds.
CNBC.com Enterprise Reporter Lawrence Delevingne discusses the growth of hedged mutual funds.
A portfolio manager at Man Group has decamped to Neuberger Berman to help expand the asset manager's growing lineup of alternative mutual funds.
LONDON, March 4- Smaller asset managers and hedge funds will drive an increase in the use of computer-driven equity trading strategies in 2014 as brokerages cut back on the services they offer to less profitable clients, a study shows.
March 3- Olive Garden owner Darden Restaurants Inc estimated third-quarter profit below analysts' expectations, blaming severe winter weather for lower sales. The company, under pressure from hedge fund Barington Capital Group, said in December that it would spin off or sell its floundering Red Lobster chain.
Hedge funds usually thrive on volatility, but many are sitting out the emerging market turmoil even as they become more positive on the segment.
Autism Speaks and Google have teamed in an attempt to link private investors to inject innovative autism-related business development.
The net-long position held by hedge funds and speculators in arabica fell by 16 percent, or 3,859 contracts, to 20,236 contracts at Tuesday's close to finish the week to February 25 at 20,236 contracts, data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission showed.
Feb 27- Billionaire hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb is mounting a proxy fight at Sotheby's with the goal of winning three board seats after the auction house's promise to return $450 million to shareholders failed to appease activist investors.
NEW YORK-- Third Point LLC is nominating three people for Sotheby's board, including its founder and CEO Daniel Loeb. Third Point and hedge fund Marcato Capital Management LP have been pressing for changes at the auction house. It earned $90.8 million, or $1.30 per share, for the quarter, up from $66.1 million, or 97 cents per share, in the prior year.
Dan Loeb's Third Point hedge fund is stepping up its fight with Sotheby's, nominating three people to the auctioneer's board of directors.
An elite group of hedge fund managers once again proved they could literally make billions of dollars in a single year.
Friday's nonfarm payrolls report easily beat Wall Street expectations but may not be quite what Wall Street wanted.
China has experienced its first debt default in years, and that might be the best thing that's happened to its market.
The SEC issued a warning about the rapidly growing segment of mutual funds, liquid alternatives.