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U.S. investigations into JPMorgan show "a bit of an aggressiveness," said the former JPMorgan man and White House chief of staff to President Obama.
FX Concepts, John Taylor's once-$14 billion, currency-focused hedge fund firm, is shutting down its asset management business.
CNBC analyst Kate Kelly is betting on SAC negotiating a settlement as the government holds out for an admission of 'guilt or wrongdoing' on securities and wire fraud charges.
More large American corporations are reducing their tax bill by buying a foreign company and effectively renouncing their United States citizenship.
If the US defaults on its debt, there's nothing much you can do to hedge against it, says Kyle Bass of Hayman Capital Management.
The Yellen nomination is going to be another very public slug-fest over President Obama's economic policies, including Obamacare.
André Monteiro has left the largest Latin American alternative investment firm for its largest financial exchange.
JPMorgan Chase is looking to scale back involvement with certain types of businesses, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, in order to salve a battered reputation.
Men's Wearhouse is rejecting an unsolicited $2.3 billion merger offer from rival Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, saying the bid "significantly undervalues" the company.
Proxy advisory group ISS has urged Twenty-First Century Fox Inc shareholders to vote against the reelection of Chairman Rupert Murdoch and some other board members at an annual shareholders meeting this month, criticizing the company's adoption of a poison pill.
Billionaire hedge funder John Paulson explains why his Steinway purchase is not just business, it's personal.
Demand for dollar cash outside the US surged with market participants paying higher premiums for dollars to tide them over a mid-October deadline.
Jes Staley doesn't believe Wall Street is being too complacent to the possibility of a default.
"The conditions for a loss of confidence are here right now," said the hedge fund manager who runs $22 billion Elliott Management.
The prospect of a Grand Bargain in Washington is still alive. An elusive deal could end the shutdown, increase the debt ceiling, and possibly approve the long-delayed Keystone XL.
Top analysts and investors were surprised last month by the Fed's decision to hold off on curtailing its $85 billion a month bond program, according to Institutional Investor.
Hedge fund titan Carl Icahn announced that he had purchased about 61 million shares of the oil and gas explorer Talisman, and shares spiked.
FX Concepts, a hedge fund that tries to predict trends in currencies and foreign exchange, has faltered because of government intervention into financial markets, reports CNBC.com enterprise reporter Lawrence Delevingne.
What happens if we go past October 17? Markets will certainly move lower, and the downside would likely be another five percent.
A protracted government shutdown could disrupt the red-hot IPO market, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur told CNBC.
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