Hedge Funds


  • Stocks Hit by Commodity Selloff     Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Brevan Shutters $600 Million Fund Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 3:39 PM ET

    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.

  • Hunting Alligators in Las Vegas Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 3:34 PM ET
    Las Vegas, Nevada

    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.

  • Steve Cohen: Markets May 'Pause' This Summer Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 1:48 PM ET
    Steve Cohen

    Legendary hedge fund manager Steve Cohen expects that the markets will "pause" this summer.

  • Which Hedge Fund King Had the Best Table at Robin Hood? Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 1:42 PM ET

    The Raj Rajaratnam guilty verdict is a stark reminder the consequences of insider trading and knowing who your real friends are.

  • Beer and Bro'ing in Las Vegas Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 1:28 PM ET

    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.

  • Halftime: Where Is Leon Cooperman Putting $6 Billion? Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 1:16 PM ET

    The renown hedge fund manager shares his thoughts on the market.

  • Hedge Fund Spat     Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 12:21 PM ET

    Discussing the snapping up of Lehman Brother's distressed debt, with Kyle Bass, Hayman Capital Partners.

  • Heard on the Strip     Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    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.

  • Top Dogs of Hedge Fund World     Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 10:34 AM ET

    A look at the top five funds, with Michael Peltz, Institutional Investor executive editor.

  • High Yield & Hedge Funds     Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 10:15 AM ET

    An outlook on hedge funds, with Steven Tananbaum, GoldenTree Asset Management founder and CNBC's David faber.

  • RAB Set to Delist as Assets Evaporate Thursday, 12 May 2011 | 12:07 AM ET
    Trader at London Stock Exchange, England.

    RAB the hedge fund that was the toast of London’s financial community in the boom, is poised to delist from the UK’s junior market amid a crippling wave of redemption requests from investors, reported the FT.

  • Raj Verdict: Reg FD Impact     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    Discussing the impact Rajaratnam's guilty verdict will have on hedge fund regulation and information flow from public companies, with Ron Geffner, Sadis & Goldberg; Brian Sozzi, Wall Street Strategies and CNBC's Bob Pisani

  • Raj Rajaratnam, confronted by media as he leaves the Daniel Patrick Moynihan United States Court House at 500 Pearl Street after being found guilty of 14 charges against him on May 11, 2011 in New York City. After eleven days of deliberation a jury convicted Rajaratnam with all 14 counts of securities fraud and conspiracy.

    Economic prosperity comes from open markets and a "level playing field," James Dinan, chairman and CEO of York Capital Management, told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Faber Report: Leon Cooperman     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

    Reaction to the guilty verdict from the landmark Galleon insider trading case and its impact on the hedge funds, with Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors CEO and CNBC's David Faber.

  • Will Investors Return to Market?     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 1:15 PM ET

    Will the guilty verdict in the Rajaratnam case get the small investor off the sidelines and back into the market? Jerry Castellini, CastleArk Management and Doug Roberts, Channel Capital Research weigh in.

  • Raj Verdict: Restore Investor Confidence?     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 1:06 PM ET

    Discussing whether the guilty verdict in the Rajaratnam trial will help restore investor confidence and its impact on hedge funds, wtih David Rosenfeld, Herrick, Feinstein; Jacob Frenkel, Shulman Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, Greg Zuckerman, "The Greatest Trade Ever" author, and CNBC's Kate Kelly & Scott Cohn

  • Hedge Fund Strategies & Commodities     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 12:54 PM ET

    Looking at hedge fund strategies and recent commodity volatility, with Samuel Hocking, BNP Paribas.

  • Hedge Funds & Europe     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 12:27 PM ET

    Discussing global economies; investment strategies and Europe's banking woes, with hedge fund investor, Jamie Dinan, York Capital chairman/CEO.

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