NEW YORK, Sept 19- Merrill Lynch fired two veteran brokers from its Private Banking and Investment Group two weeks ago for guiding clients to invest in a hedge fund outside of the brokerage firm.» Read More
Even the worst of news couldn't jolt investors Friday. Here's what it means for the market.
Big money is manipulating the market, forcing the little guy to cash out. Here's how you survive.
Documents in a divorce case show that Pequot Capital Management or its C.E.O., Arthur Samberg, is paying millions to a figure in a notorious S.E.C. probe. But why?
A major Yahoo shareholder, Ivory Investment Management, plans to push Yahoo to forge a search deal with Microsoft.
Crude oil prices are now mired well below $50 per barrel, and they look to be heading lower still. While some of the price pressures are obvious, there is one that may be less so: hedge fund liquidations.
It’s widely believed that forced selling from hedge funds led to Thursday’s market drop. But that might be changing.
Looking for a safe stock that will pay you to wait out this terrible market? Here's one.
November 15 was the date for notifying your hedge fund if you wanted out at the end of the year. Hedge fund guys are as smart as any group around, and it seems they were selling well in advance of that date so as not to get caught when the door closed.
Don't sweat hedge funds unwinding, avoid China plays, and take a look at debt ... that's what one legendary investor and short-seller is telling investors.
Iowa students get the Mad Money host to answer their questions.
Hedge Funds will finally show their hands as they are set to release updated holdings information this week. This information could shed some light on whether forced liquidations plagued hedge funds and exacerbated the troubles in "Black October" and what positions have changed.
Tontine Partners, one of the largest and most successful hedge fund families, is now liquidating two of its major funds, Tontine Capital and Tontine Partners, CNBC has learned.
A Goldman Sachs hedge fund that launched in January with over $6 billion under management lost close to $1 billion by September, according to the Financial Times.
Chances are when you open your mutual fund statement you don’t like what you see. Most funds are down and by double digits. But are you cashing out?
For weeks the traders have been telling you that hedge fund redemptions have been driving the market lower. But that could be changing.
There’s growing concern that the next shoe is about to drop in the financial crisis. Wait until you hear where it could hit!
When volume is light—as it typically is in bear markets—the actions of a relatively small number of investors can have a profound impact on stock prices.
He's been knocked down before, he intends to recover again, but for now, Boone Pickens is out of the market. The oil industry legend's BP Capital has been slammed by the credit crunch, shrinking by about 60 percent so far this year. That's a drop of some $2 billion since it peaked in late June.
It's hard to drain the swamp when you are up to your butt in alligators. We are seeing a margin call on hedge funds of unprecedented proportion. But then we have seen unprecedented growth in the number of hedge funds.
Ever wonder what's causing those wild final-hour fluctuations we've seen recently? Cramer explains.
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