Billionaire and hedge fund manager Julian Robertson explains why he doesn't think the government will let the U.S default.» Read More
The previous day, hedge fund managers, oil princes and oligarchs were bidding by telephone at Christie's when the auction house sold Francis Bacon's "Three Studies of Lucian Freud" for a record $142.4 million, in what was seen as a test of the global art market's health.
BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 4- After settling criminal charges of insider trading, SAC Capital Advisors hedge fund could operate with as little as one fifth of its roughly 900 employees, but founder Steven A. Cohen's personal fortune is big enough to keep him important on Wall Street.
BOSTON, Sept 24- Seth Klarman's $28 billion Baupost Group, one of the world's biggest hedge funds, plans to return some money to clients at year's end, two people familiar with the Boston- based firm's plans said.
NEW YORK, Sept 21- George Soros, the 83- year-old billionaire investor, philanthropist and supporter of liberal political causes, married for a third time on Saturday, tying the knot with education consultant Tamiko Bolton.
*Some big-name Romney backers will be watching from Boston. Now, some heavyweights of the $2 trillion industry plan to break out the champagne and party in style Tuesday night as they cheer on their man at events in Boston, New York and even Las Vegas, according to people familiar with the Romney campaign and some of the big contributors.
Worried about the macro problems in Europe and the U.S., investors have become far too bearish, legendary hedge fund manager Julian Robertson told CNBC on Thursday.
Oct 26- Individual donors to U.S. presidential candidates can contribute up to $2,500 for the state-by-state party nominating contests and another $2,500 for the general election.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo sits down with Julian Robertson, Tiger Management founder, to discuss a variety of hot topics, including his perspective on the global economic outlook, politics, technology, and investment opportunities.