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Allergan told its stockholders not to respond to Pershing Square Capital Management's proposal to replace a majority of the board.
Billionaire hedge fund manager David Einhorn is still alive after three days (and nearly 30 hours of play) in the World Series of Poker Main Event.
Stocks reaching record highs haven't caused hedge funds to decrease their market exposure. In fact, many are adding to their bullish bets.
Former star trader Raj Mahal breaks down what really goes on in a trader's brain, from being a pint-sized hustler to winning big at the casino.
When do we get off this treadmill, where central banks believe it's their job to not only provide stability but also boost asset prices?
The Fed is risking its credibility among investors by refusing to consider a sooner interest rate hike, hedge fund manager David Gerstenhaber tells CNBC.
Three of Malaysia's largest financial institutions are in talks to combine, which would create one of southeast Asia's biggest lenders by assets.
Fed vice chair Stanley Fischer said it is unclear that breaking up the largest U.S. banks would help stabilize the country's financial system.
Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday that it is time for investors to tread carefully after the run-up in U.S. stock markets.
For some of Wall Street's biggest names, quarterly results are expected to be weak, while the future is pockmarked with uncertainty.
The Fed issued a cease-and-desist order and a $975,000 fine to Banco Espirito Santo for a violation in 2012.
Shares in one of Portugal's main banks, Banco Espirito Santo, were suspended from trading after dropping another 17 percent, Dow Jones reported.
Is the housing remodeling boom over? A status update from Lumber Liquidator is acting as a possible canary in the coal mine.
Family Dollar's earnings fell by a third as the company resorted to discounts to clear inventory and competition intensified.
A surge of Republican pressure is bringing the Fed's long-held independence into question again.
JPMorgan has picked David Li, formerly of UBS, to head its China business, which has been rocked by a probe into its hiring practices in the region.
U.S. is using a new tactic for money laundering crack downs: asking suspects in a range of cases to help them follow the money back to their bankers.
BNP pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate U.S. sanctions, as part of a nearly $9 billion settlement in which it admitted to breaking embargoes.
The Container Store tanks after disappointing earnings. Other retail reports shouldn't be that bad.
The Federal Reserve at its June meeting voted to reduce its monthly bond buying program another $10 billion to $35 billion.
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