U.S. government debt prices fell Friday, pushing yields higher after a mediocre TIPS auction on Thursday, when stocks closed at record highs.» Read More
Today's fixed-income market has gotten so lean, where's the income? With market interest rates at stunningly low levels, traditional fixed-income investments that are "fixed" from a safety point of view do not generate meaningful "income"—and those that offer "income" often come with so much risk that one can hardly call them "fixed."
Who would have thought that the man who may be Wall Street’s toughest cop would be the funniest guy at the Delivering Alpha conference?
Pershing Square Capital Management founder Bill Ackman told the audience at Delivering Alpha that his fund would take an activist role in Proctor & Gamble.
Two Treasury secretaries from two different parties who served under two different circumstances agree on one thing: The U.S. has to, and probably will, avoid the 'fiscal cliff.'
Sitting in cash is a mistake, Robert Kapito, BlackRock president, tells CNBC’s “Closing Bell” after speaking at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor.
Private equity kingpin Henry Kravis thinks presidential candidate Mitt Romney doesn't need to apologize for his prominent role in the industry.
Appetite for liquidity has pushed down yields on the most liquid credit instruments and created value opportunities in less liquid bonds and bank loans, Andrew Feldstein told the CNBC and Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha conference.
Chanos said the company has been hiding the true costs of its R&D through acquisitions. Once the costs of these acquisitions are taken into account, revenues and cash flow at the company are “basically flat,” Chanos said.
The veteran investing guru and chairman at Omega Advisors believes growth will continue at a modest pace, but stocks will climb because they're underpriced and supported by several factors.
We acted forcefully early on allegations banks were fixing the Libor interest rate, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said at the second annual CNBC and Institutional Investor's "Delivering Alpha" conference.
The first panel discussion at Delivering Alpha saw a sharp, if polite, divide on the subject of Europe.
Soldiers danced in Pyongyang's plazas as North Korea announced Wednesday that leader Kim Jong Un was named marshal, a title cementing his status atop the authoritarian nation's military as he makes key changes to the 1.2 million-man force.
Prior to co-founding investment management firm AQR Capital Management, Asness was at Goldman Sachs, where he was a managing director and director of quantitative research for the asset management division.
Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO CEO & co-CIO, provides his perspective on stabilizing the euro zone; confronting the "fiscal cliff"; and whether the Fed should issue another round of easing.
Population: 48.9 million Currency: Won (KRW) Natural resources: coal, tungsten, graphite, molybdenum, lead, hydropower potential Industries: Electronics, telecommunications, automobile production, chemicals, shipbuilding, steel
South Korea's economy has been dominated by dozens of financially complex, conglomerates that have been central to its rise on the global stage.
Asia's fourth-largest economy is far less vulnerable to shocks triggered during the Asian financial crisis in 1997.
The economy is dominated by companies that are now household names such as Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics, Hyundai Motors, and Kia Motors.
South Korea's economy and its stock market are dominated by dozens of financially complex, family-run, multinational conglomerates that have been central to the nation's rise on the global stage.