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Activist investor Elliott Management wants big changes at Juniper Networks, and momentum is building for the company to bend to the pressure.
With 53 million Hispanics in the U.S., the financial sector sees Latinos as a key growth area.
The Quantum Endowment fund was named the world's most successful hedge fund, after it gained $5.5 billion in 2013.
Most hedge funds that bet on broad macroeconomic trends lost money in January, hurt by reversing equity markets and wrong-way currency bets.
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC on Friday he's worried about the spread between 30-year and 5-year Treasury notes.
Virtual currency bitcoin lost nearly twenty percent of its value on Thursday evening when major exchange Mt Gox halted withdrawals.
Private equity firm KKR & Co said it would acquire National Vision from buyout firm Berkshire Partners in a deal worth nearly $1 billion.
Despite another anemic jobs report, central bank policymakers are on the right course with tapering, Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher says.
Friday's nonfarm payrolls report left the market confused and likely will only add to the discussion over the Federal Reserve's future plans.
Denmark's public prosecutor for serious economic and international crime is investigating Danske Bank over price manipulation, the bank said on Friday.
U.S.-based ETF investors withdrew a net $22.3 billion from their accounts last week, according to Lipper, the highest weekly net outflows on record.
Carlyle Group is close to reaching an agreement to buy Illinois Tool Works Inc's industrial packaging unit for more than $3 billion, sources said.
Prepaid debit cards are promoted as a convenient alternative for people who don't have a bank account. Turns out they have a much broader appeal.
Legally troubled hedge fund manager Phil Falcone officially has help to salvage his once-$23 billion Harbinger Capital Partners.
Outflows from emerging market equity funds since the start of this year now exceed those for all of 2013, banks said on Friday.
Apple has bought $14 billion of its stock after dismal first-quarter results, says Wall Street Journal quoting Chief Executive Tim Cook.
A former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager has been convicted of helping his firm earn more than a quarter billion dollars illegally through insider trading.
With all three major indexes negative on the year, one place where value is surging is volatility. And some ETFs tracking the VIX are seeing big gains.
The plunge in emerging markets is taking a bite out of the performance of funds managed by some of the biggest names on Wall Street.
Asian Century Quest Capital is down to less than $100 million in assets following client redemptions and tepid performance.
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Jefferies is backing a former SAC executive despite its own struggle with insider trading at an internal hedge fund.
Hedge funds that bet on corporate events have long been industry darlings; clients remain bullish despite July losses.
Wall Street banks may appear to be offering higher salaries to junior employees, but the increase may not be as generous as it looks.