CLEVELAND, July 29- Casablanca Capital triumphed on Tuesday in its proxy battle with miner Cliffs Natural Resources Inc, preliminary estimates show, putting the hedge fund in a position to replace Cliffs' chief executive and sell off underperforming assets.» Read More
From the options market, trader JJ Kinahan explains.
Some of the indices used to "measure home prices are a little bit misleading," Don Brownstein, CIO and CEO of Structured Portfolio Management, the top performing hedge fund of 2010 with over $1 billion under management, told CNBC Monday.
Discussing the real estate market and its future outlook, with Don Brownstein, Structured Portfolio Management CEO.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories.
The secretive hedge fund group SAC Capital has recently changed the way it operates.
SAC Capital founder Steve Cohen isn't like the rest of us.
Raj will run. If the attendees at the Skybridge Alternative Investments conference agree about anything it is this one core prediction: convicted insider trader Raj Rajaratnam will attempt to flee before he is jailed.
The world's biggest banks are likely to be hit by capital surcharges that increase progressively based on a lender's size, how connected it is to other banks and how easily it could be replaced in a crisis, global regulators have told the Financial Times.
The Fast Money crew discuss whether speculators are getting washed out or the globe is slowing. Mark Fisher, MBF Asset Management, weighs in. "Ethanol is the most interesting commodity," he says.
Leon Cooperman is one of the smartest hedge fund guys out there, but he faces the same dilemma as all of his colleagues and for that matter everyone else with money to invest.
Amid weeks of rumors that the firm was making personnel changes and returning capital to its investors, officials at the hedge fund Brevan Howard Asset Management have opted to close an equity strategies fund in the wake of its manager’s departure, say people familiar with the plans.
For a newly launched hedge fund, networking with allocators is absolutely crucial. Without allocators, building enough capital to make a hedge fund really work could be extremely difficult.
Legendary hedge fund manager Steve Cohen expects that the markets will "pause" this summer.
The Raj Rajaratnam guilty verdict is a stark reminder the consequences of insider trading and knowing who your real friends are.
I reported Wednesday that some hedge fund managers were stunned into silence when news flashed that Raj Rajaratnam had been convicted on all 14 counts of insider trading. I think it is important to reveal a fact that has been left out of these stories: a lot of these guys were hungover when the jury's decision was announced.
The renown hedge fund manager shares his thoughts on the market.
Discussing the snapping up of Lehman Brother's distressed debt, with Kyle Bass, Hayman Capital Partners.
Weighing in on commodities, sovereign debt and Greece & Japan, with Kyle Bass, Hayman Capital Management. Also, CNBC's Kate Kelly has the latest details from London hedge fund, Brevan Howard.
A look at the top five funds, with Michael Peltz, Institutional Investor executive editor.
An outlook on hedge funds, with Steven Tananbaum, GoldenTree Asset Management founder and CNBC's David faber.
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