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A pair of homes, and their troubled mortages, are a window into the mysterious and risky world of mortgage backed securities. These loans provide insight into the underlying collateral of a 'toxic asset' recently purchased by CNBC.
Goldman Sachs may have found a way to compromise with the Securities and Exchange Commission that will allow both sides to declare victory.
Hedge Fund manager David Einhorn said he remains very bearish on the prospects for ratings agency Moody’s.
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn reiterated his short stance on Moody's that he specifically zeroed in on last year.
FBI agents arrested two individuals, including one Disney employee, in Los Angeles Wednesday morning on charges related to insider trading, CNBC has learned.
Goldman Sachs is preparing to file a full-blown, point-by-point defense against the fraud allegations filed by the SEC, people familiar with the matter told CNBC.com.
This is the text of a letter the FBI says was sent to hedge funds and other investment companies in the United States and Europe. It is included in the complaint against Bonnie J. Hoxie and Yonni Sebbag, who have been charged with trying to take advantage of inside information about Disney's finances.
The government’s case against accused insider trader Raj Rajaratnam has taken an unexpected twist. The government is now investigating leaks to journalists alleged to have come from the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
It was a midday “throw-down,” or shouting match, between two lawyers at opposite ends of the carried-interest debate, as they gave their views on CNBC Monday.
New legislation on closing the tax loopholes, if passed, would substanially change the way fund managers are taxed.
With gold settling below $1200 an ounce on the Comex late this week, investors are starting to take a hard look at this so-called “safe haven” asset.
Dread of potential new financial regulations and late-week risk-trimming raised the anxiety among U.S. traders on Friday, said Wall Street traders and analysts.
Should people be able to bet on your death? How about your financial failure? The New York Times explains.
Private equity firms scored a big victory on Capitol Hill on Thursday as the financial reform bill passed by the Senate exempts private equity firms from registering with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
If there were an official buzzword of the Skybridge Alternatives Conference, it might be "liquidity."
A pair of well-known investor newsletters are advising followers to sell stocks and move into all-cash positions.
After contending with nearly 240 bank failures since the financial crisis struck, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation is finally getting some help from private investors. The NYT reports.
Many of the top hedge funds have had to readjust their investment strategies to reduce risk amid volatile global markets.
The hedge fund summit taking place in Las Vegas this week is an extensive and diverse mix of industry leaders, who are outlining new defensive action plans on how best to play the global markets.
The worry that financial regulation will eventually come to hedge funds has York Capital Management CEO James Dinan watching the current reform bill on the verge of passage in the Senate.
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The Tiger Management founder believes that even though "the economy is getting better," there are dangers stirring.
Dudley expressed concern over dollar strength and cautioned investors against trying to read too much into economic projections.
A top regulator believes it's only a matter of time before terrorists strike a major cyber blow against the financial system.