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WASHINGTON, Sept 30- U.S. regulators on Tuesday charged two men with insider trading after they learned that hedge fund manager Bill Ackman was planning to announce a $1 billion bet against Herbalife Ltd based on a view the company was merely a "pyramid scheme."
Hedge funds and other big money managers in Hong Kong aren't panicking about the democracy protests sweeping the city.
Third Point has taken a "significant" position in eBay, a source told CNBC.
BOSTON, Sept 30- Third Point LLC, the hedge fund run by Daniel Loeb that is known for pushing companies to perform better, has taken a "significant" stake in eBay Inc and has had discussions with its chief executive officer, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
BOSTON, Sept 30- Hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb's Third Point LLC has taken a "significant" stake in online marketplace EBay Inc and had discussions with its chief executive officer, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The company announced earlier on Tuesday that it agreed to spin off its PayPal unit.
US judge held Argentina in contempt of court for trying to find ways to circumvent a prior order requiring it pay holdout bond holders.
District Judge Thomas P. Griesa made the announcement after a lawyer for U.S. hedge funds led by billionaire hedge fund investor Paul Singer's NML Capital Ltd. argued that Argentina has openly defied Griesa's court orders for more than a year.
American Apparel said it hired Scott Brubaker of turnaround firm Alvarez & Marsal as interim chief executive months after ousting founder Dov Charney.
A strategy employed by large banks to help hedge funds cut taxes has drawn criticism from U.S. authorities, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Bank of America Corp was recently questioned by U.S. regulators about the potential legal and reputational risks from the maneuver, the newspaper said, citing a spokesman for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.
A new investigation of industry assets by Absolute Return reveals that, once again, the largest funds are controlling more assets than ever.
Wynn, 72, and his company Wynn Resorts Ltd filed suit against Chanos, founder of New York- based hedge fund Kynikos Associates LP, in federal court in San Francisco.
James Stewart of The New York Times, discusses his column on state pensions and CalPERS' move to dump its hedge fund investments.
A recent move by CalPERS was seen as a victory for critics of hedge funds' high fees and low transparency and liquidity.
Sept 25- Hedge fund ValueAct Capital said on Thursday it would return to the board of directors of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc, which is pursuing a hostile takeover offer for Allergan Inc, and that it planned to increase its stake in the company.
Donald Lindsey, George Washington University, shares insight into the reasons California's enormous state pension plan eliminated its hedge fund investing program.
China plans to open its markets to foreign investors who have been largely shut out. The New York Times reports.
CalPERS' decision to leave hedge funds was not meant to send a message about the hedge fund industry, the pension fund's CIO said.
Big investors still think China is one of the best emerging markets to bet on.
Dissecting what caused the move to the downside in today's market close, with Shark Tank investor Kevin O'Leary; CNBC's Kate Kelly; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC contributor Carol Roth.
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