NEW YORK, Oct 2- Managers of equity long/short funds cut their net exposure in September, a month during which markets pulled back on a rising dollar and questions over the timing of the Federal Reserve's next rate hike, Credit Suisse wrote in a note. Short hedge funds returned an average of 5.9 percent through September, Credit Suisse wrote, on pace for 490 basis...» Read More
Last year 25 hedge fund managers made $11.6 billion in pay trading above the pain in the markets, the New York Times reports.
Hedge funds and mutual funds have reconsidered their bearish sentiments now that the market is turning. Retail investors, take note.
Some people say you should let an "expert" manage your money. We say those people are wrong.
Cramer applauds Obama for taking much-needed action – actions the Mad Money host has been cheerleading for some time.
The Federal Reserves recent bold moves are just what the market needs, Cramer says.
The show celebrates its fourth anniversary this week. Cramer took the time to renew his vows, so to speak, to viewers.
Madoff is now in jail at the Metropolitan Corrections Center, very near the Federal courthouse building where he made his plea. Here's what he faces in his new digs.
Prosecutors will bring additional charges as warranted against Bernard Madoff or anyone else involved in the fraud that bilked investors of billions.
The stock market is still an unsafe place for investors as quantitative easing, by which central banks boost the supply of money attempting to kick-start economies, is unlikely to work, Hugh Hendry, Chief Investment Officer at Eclectica, told CNBC.
Universities are being run like hedge funds, Cramer says. And that's costing students big money.
Even in today's mortgage market, one investor's toxic waste is another's opportunity. But it takes a strong stomach to play.
A year ago UK lending facility Northern Rock was nationalized by the government. Since then, there has been the nationalization and saving of many more financial institutions worldwide.
From the dramatic rise and equally dramatic fall of fuel prices, to the volatile moves in Asia-Pacific forex markets, and now, slumping passenger loads, fate has dealt a cruel blow to the airline industry.
Overly negative investors will miss what opportunities this market has to offer. So consider the following list before completely giving up.
We're in the midst of preparing a CNBC-sponsored debate program from WEF, "No Way Back", so here's a sneak peek at what the the all-star panel had to say.
JPMorgan Chase says that its potential losses related to Bernard L. Madoff, the man accused of engineering an immense global Ponzi scheme, are “pretty close to zero.” But what some angry European investors want to know is when the bank cut its exposure to Mr. Madoff — and why, the New York Times reports.
A Florida hedge fund manager who disappeared this month just as he was due to pay investors $50 million turned himself in to authorities Tuesday to face federal securities and wire fraud charges.
The court-appointed receiver in the case of missing hedge fund manager Art Nadel says Nadel has been defrauding investors since at least 2003, "and in all likelihood before then."
Hedge fund manager John Paulson has profited more than anyone else from the financial crisis. His $3.7 billion payday in 2007 broke every record, and he made it all by betting against homeowners, shareholders, and the rest of us. Now he’s paying the price.
The Nasdaq launched a Government Relief Index on Jan. 5 to measure the performance of companies receiving TARP money, and now investors want a piece of the action.
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Investigations into lending practices and concerns about the exits of investors have some warning that trouble could lie ahead.
Relational Investors will be winding down its operations and dissolving its $6 billion portfolio by the end of the year.
A hedge fund is hoping to make a big splash with a presentation on the "biggest stock promotion ... since Sino-Forest"