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Top hedge fund managers are eager to bid on subprime-mortgage bonds held by the Federal Reserve.
Some of the world’s largest hedge funds and private equity groups have held talks with Spain’s troubled savings banks as they rush to secure €15 billion ($21.3 billion) in new capital to avoid a state bail-out, Financial Times reports.
Deadlines are quickly approaching for the majority of private hedge funds to register with the securities and exchange commission, which mandates more disclosure requirements over the $1.3 trillion hedge fund industry, as a result of the implementation of the Dodd-Frank financial overhaul law.
Goldman Sachs chief Lloyd Blankfein admitted that not all Goldman Sachs clients are created equal in the eyes of the firm.
I'm not sure if prosecutors are doing an effective job of proving the case against Raj Rajaratnam. But they certainly have proved that Rajat Gupta was a bad seed.
Where’s the fast money finding opportunity? In this regular feature Anthony Scaramucci aka The Hedge reveals his latest greatest pick!
After one week of testimony in the insider trading trial of Galleon Group co-founder Raj Rajaratnam, one thing is clearer than ever: In the brutally competitive world of hedge funds, information is everything. A jury will ultimately decide whether the information Rajaratnam got—and made millions trading with—was illegal inside information. But there is no disputing that he went to great lengths to get it.
A wiretapped telephone conversation played earlier this week during the trial of Galleon founder Raj Rajaratnam reveals then-Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta disclosing confidential board information to Rajaratnam in 2008.
Anthony Scaramucci says prominent hedge funds located in Japan are putting on this trade.
A taped conversation played for jurors in the criminal insider trading trial of hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam Tuesday indicated the Goldman Sachs board had a "divided" discussion in the summer of 2008 about trying to buy a commercial bank such as Wachovia.
Here's what you should be watching Wednesday, March 16.
There is another problem building, and some fear it could lead to a much more widespread crisis in financial assets.
Rajat K. Gupta, the former Goldman Sachs director accused by the government of passing insider information about the Wall Street firm, had tried to resign from the Goldman board in the middle of the 2008 financial crisis, only weeks before he is said to have provided the tips to the hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, the New York Times reports.
Why this particular group is hot right now and how Cramer recommends trading it.
Fairfax Financial's lawsuit against hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb has just gotten uglier.
Mikhail Malyshev, the founder of hedge fund Teza Technologies and the former head of Citadel's high-frequency trading team, has been indicted for perjury, FinAlternatives reports.
The event took center stage at the annual Net Gain Tournament to benefit Youth I.N.C., a nonprofit consultancy founded by Goldman Sachs alum Steve Orr. The group aims to improve the sustainability of youth-targeted nonprofits.
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