LONDON/ BOSTON, Oct 1- Goldman Sachs Group Inc has bought a 10 percent stake in hedge fund Caxton Associates, its third investment for its recently launched Petershill II fund, two sources familiar with the move said on Wednesday. Caxton and Goldman Sachs were not immediately available for comment. In addition to Caxton, Goldman Sachs has made investments with...» Read More
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.
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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.
Where’s the money-making opportunity? Anthony Scaramucci reveals his "Hedge Fund Trade of the Week."
If you don't know who Victor Niederhoffer is you should. With that goal in mind, NetNet is going to begin following his blog, Daily Speculations , and providing regular commentary and links.
At least as noteworthy as what attorneys did say in two-and-a-half hours of opening statements in the Raj Rajaratnam insider trading trial is what they did not say.
Millions of people use Twitter to follow their friends, read the news and share information. A new hedge fund will soon use tweets to make investing decisions. Would you use Twitter for investment advice? Share your opinion.
Ralph Rosenberg, ex-Goldman Sachs and Eton Park partner has just been made the chief of global real- estate investing at KKR.
Carl C. Icahn is returning all outside money in his hedge fund, citing his reluctance to be responsible to investors through another possible crisis. The New York Times reports.
The battle has been joined—and the belligerents have hewn to precisely the war plan one would expect of each.
There is something curious about the SEC accusations against former Goldman Sachs board director Rajat Gupta. The New York Times reports.
Kate Kelly goes one-on-one with the two key players behind an ambitious new UK hedge fund launching in early April, which is promising its investors outsized returns using millions of random tweets to predict changes in the stock market.
As more farmers tweet about everything from crops to weather conditions, commodities traders are picking up market-moving information in an instant.
As a London hedge fund prepares to start making investment decisions based on tweets, we want to know if you would invest in a fund that uses such a strategy.
Last fall, Indiana University informatics professor Johan Bollen stumbled upon an astonishing connection: That the social network Twitter could predict swings in the Dow Jones Industrial Average with 87 percent accuracy.
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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"