Hedge Funds


  • Hedge Fund Trade of the Week: CVS Thursday, 17 Mar 2011 | 6:19 PM ET

    Where’s the fast money finding opportunity? In this regular feature Anthony Scaramucci aka The Hedge reveals his latest greatest pick!

  • Did Raj Rajaratnam Cross the Line to Get an Edge? Thursday, 17 Mar 2011 | 4:23 PM ET
    Raj Rajaratnam

    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.

  • Did The Galleon Tapes Just Clear Rajat Gupta? Thursday, 17 Mar 2011 | 8:50 AM ET
    Rajat Gupta

    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.

  • Hedge Fund Intelligence from the Ground Wednesday, 16 Mar 2011 | 6:17 PM ET

    Anthony Scaramucci says prominent hedge funds located in Japan are putting on this trade.

  • Goldman Mulled Buying Wachovia, AIG: Audio Tape Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011 | 9:38 PM ET
    Rajat Gupta

    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.

  • Five Things We're Watching: March 16, 2011 Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011 | 8:59 PM ET

    Here's what you should be watching Wednesday, March 16.

  • Will Japan Crisis Spark Global Markets Correction? Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011 | 2:42 PM ET
    Koriyama fire department staff check radiation levels of rescue personnel in Koriyama city in Fukushima prefecture on March 13, 2011.

    There is another problem building, and some fear it could lead to a much more widespread crisis in financial assets.

  • Figure in Insider Case Sought to Quit Goldman Monday, 14 Mar 2011 | 7:34 AM ET
    Rajat Gupta

    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.

  • Third Point

    Fairfax Financial's lawsuit against hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb has just gotten uglier.

  • gavel and money

    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.

  • Wall Street's Latest Court Battle Friday, 11 Mar 2011 | 12:54 PM ET

    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.

  • Hedge Fund Trade Of The Week: Williams Companies Thursday, 10 Mar 2011 | 8:01 PM ET

    Where’s the money-making opportunity? Anthony Scaramucci reveals his "Hedge Fund Trade of the Week."

  • Maria's Market Message     Thursday, 10 Mar 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses the day's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's Closing Bell.

  • Mad Money, March 10, 2011     Thursday, 10 Mar 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer provides traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • If You Haven't Already, Meet Victor Niederhoffer Thursday, 10 Mar 2011 | 4:00 PM ET
    Viktor Neiderhoffer

    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.

  • Raj Rajaratnam co-founder of the Galleon Group hedge fund.

    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.

  • Poll: Would You Use Twitter for Investing Advice? Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011 | 9:42 AM ET

    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

    Ralph Rosenberg, ex-Goldman Sachs and Eton Park partner has just been made the chief of global real- estate investing at KKR.

  • Icahn to Return Outside Money in Hedge Fund Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 10:21 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    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.

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