Argentina faces a race against time on Wednesday as its deadline to strike a deal and avert a second default in 12 years approaches.» Read More
Paul Singer has called the threat of a widespread blackout from an electromagnetic surge the "most significant danger" in the world.
Argentina could be back in the economic doldrums if it defaults on Wednesday, a key player in its 2010 debt restructuring told CNBC.
BOSTON, July 29- Hedge fund Elliott Management told investors that it added to its stake in Juniper Networks last quarter and sees opportunities in real estate securities in Europe, but it said little about two positions making headlines-- Argentina and EMC Corp..
The concepts of 'Logic will prevail' and 'Argentina' don't necessarily go together, says one portfolio manager.
Billionaire investor Paul Singer also warns of a scenario of "real class warfare."
Argentina will likely default on its debt for the third time in 28 years on Wednesday, which could cost U.S. hedge funds millions.
Branson, whose investment in the airline is restricted by U.S. foreign investment rules, owns a 22 percent stake in Virgin America through the Virgin Group and a hedge fund.
July 28- Virgin America Inc, the low-cost airline partly owned by Richard Branson, filed for an initial public offering of shares as it looks to expand in the recovering U.S. airline market. Branson owns a 22 percent stake in Virgin America through the Virgin Group and a hedge fund.
Greenlight Capital, David Einhorn's hedge fund firm, gained 7.9 percent in the second quarter, according to a letter sent to investors Friday.
Argentine debt negotiators left their meeting with a U.S. court-appointed mediator in New York after barely one hour.
David Harding, founder and president of Winton Capital Management, discusses his fund's trading strategy and how it "elbowed" its way into the financial world.
BOSTON, July 24- Billionaire investor Kenneth Griffin, who oversees $20 billion at hedge fund Citadel LLC, filed for divorce from his wife citing "irreconcilable differences," according to court filings seen by Reuters on Thursday.
The California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS) dealt a blow to hedge funds by announcing it's considering scaling back hedge fund holdings. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the details.
Ken Griffin, the billionaire founder of investment firm Citadel, has filed for divorce from his wife and fellow hedge fund manager Anne Dias Griffin.
A rising hedge fund star thinks that MannKind is so over-hyped that the health-care company's stock will fall 90 percent.
A Republican congressman will pressure the Securities and Exchange Commission for reforms after Bill Ackman's efforts to take over Allergan.
NEW YORK, July 23- A hedge fund with over $400 million in Puerto Rico bonds has joined a legal challenge against a law that allows the U.S. New York- based BlueMountain Capital Management filed a lawsuit in the district court of Puerto Rico on Tuesday, claiming that the new law, known as the Recovery Act, runs counter to both the Puerto Rican and U.S. constitutions.
Pershing Square Capital Management clients aren't very concerned about Herbalife's big gain yesterday.
Following news that Elliot Management acquired a stake in EMC, the software company said it is "open to dialogue." Re/Code reports.
Big investors plan to keep pouring money into hedge funds despite mixed returns.
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