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Investors yanked $9 billion from emerging market funds during a turbulent past week, with equities seeing their biggest outflow in 2-1/2 years.
Goldman Sachs stands accused of deliberately exploiting the sovereign wealth fund of Libya in order to make "substantial" profits, according to a legal filing.
Goldman Sachs and hedge fund billionaire John Arnold have funded the largest ever social impact bond.
The markets will continue to grapple with emerging market fallout, due to lower liquidity stemming from the Federal Reserve's tapering policy.
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Banks have begun selling bonds backed by foreclosed homes turned into rentals in the U.S., bringing calls for Congress to look into the deals.
While investor sentiment may be swayed by emerging markets, the value of U.S. stocks depends on American companies, Vanguard founder Jack Bogle told CNBC.
It has been a tough year for hedge funds. But hedge funds have hit back at the skeptics, insisting 2014 will be their year.
Denmark's Socialist People's Party said on Thursday it would continue to support the ruling coalition, even after it leaves it, meaning the government will not fall.
Despite efforts from policymakers and central bankers, the emerging markets sell-off continues – and there are warnings this might be a long haul.
Shares of U.K. bank HSBC briefly surged 9.8 percent in morning trade on Thursday, with market watchers blaming a trading error for the move.
After this "amazing" quarter, Facebook's future looks brighter than ever, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday.
Adjusting to a world with less Fed liquidity has created pain in those markets with current account deficiencies, weak currencies and inflation.
A rising hedge fund star has made a big bet on Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba, believing the company will be worth at least $200 billion.
The Fed trims its stimulus program by another $10 billion per month: A vote of confidence the economy is growing modestly.
The second round of Fed tapering announced Wednesday isn’t likely to boost rates, because investors are filling the void.
Ben Bernanke left the Fed on a high note Wednesday, cutting the bank's bond buying program by another $10 billion before handing off to Janet Yellen.
"We thought he would be my successor ... That's not going to be the case," Pimco co-founder Bill Gross said.
The Federal Reserve's first decision of 2014 and the last of the Ben Bernanke era is a crucial one for markets worldwide.
Last week's selloff reminded hedge funds how to navigate falling markets. Investors should appreciate it.
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