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  • BlackRock CEO: Changing the tax narrative  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 8:09 AM ET

    Larry Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, shares his thoughts on implementing tax reform.

  • BlackRock CEO: All signs point to stocks going higher  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 8:02 AM ET

    Larry Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, shares his outlook on stocks, interest rates, Europe and bonds.

  • Schwarzman: Middle class must grow through education Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 7:03 AM ET
    Steve Schwarzman, co-founder and CEO of Blackstone Group LP at the 2015 WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    Education is needed to help the middle class boost its assets and to create more jobs, Blackstone's Steve Schwarzman tells CNBC.

  • Blackstone CEO: Large banks put through the wringer  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:15 AM ET

    Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone chairman and CEO, shares his thoughts on the impact of regulations on big banks.

  • Blackstone CEO: Quality education for all  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:09 AM ET

    Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone chairman and CEO, explains how without a quality education people are disabled in a modern economy.

  • Here's how to fight income inequality: Blackstone CEO  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:06 AM ET

    Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone chairman and CEO, shares his thoughts on President Obama's tax plan and the role of education in boosting the middle class.

  • Here's the best energy play now: Rubenstein Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 7:23 AM ET
    David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group Co-Founder & Managing Director.

    Carlyle's David Rubenstein tells CNBC low oil prices are creating new places to invest.

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, Jan 20- COMAC Capital is returning money to outside investors after suffering heavy losses on a currency trade last week, becoming the second hedge fund in less than a week to take dramatic steps after being battered by the Swiss franc's unexpected surge. The London- based firm's $1.2 billion COMAC Global Macro fund lost 8.0 percent when the Swiss...

  • Should investors stay cautious with China?  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 5:15 AM ET

    Chinese stocks have recovered after 2014's GDP result. Charlie Awdry, Chinese equity fund manager at Henderson Global Investors, says that investing is not about the rate of GDP growth and this shouldn't impact equities dramatically.

  • BOSTON, Jan 16- Eric Mindich's $8.5 billion hedge fund, Eton Park Capital Management, is now ready to pick through the debt of beaten-up energy companies, an area it avoided last year as the price of oil tumbled. Eton Park dropped mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with a big profit before a U.S. judge threw out a lawsuit filed by shareholders to prevent the...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 16- Jim Chanos, founder of hedge fund firm Kynikos Associates, said on Friday he is betting against the shares of chipmaker Intel Corp.. "We're short Intel," Chanos told cable television network CNBC. Chanos, who has been critical of the personal computer sector and has bet against companies such as International Business Machines Corp and...

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 15- Currency speculators, especially large global macro hedge funds with big short positions in the Swiss franc, are staring massive losses in the face after the Swiss National Bank shocked markets on Thursday by removing a three-year-old cap on the currency. "You have these massive policies which forced all investors to invest with the...

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Jan 15- Currency speculators, particularly large global macro hedge funds with big short positions in the Swiss franc, are staring massive losses in the face after the Swiss National Bank shocked markets on Thursday by removing a three-year-old cap on the currency. "You have these massive policies which forced all investors to invest with the...

  • Jan 14- A former top executive of Steven Cohen's SAC Capital Advisors LP is close to launching a roughly $1 billion hedge fund in March, the Wall Street Journal reported. Solomon "Sol" Kumin, who was SAC's chief operating officer until January last year, has raised about $1 billion for his Folger Hill Asset Management LLC, the Journal said, citing a person familiar...

  • Energy prices 'will benefit US economy'  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 5:00 AM ET

    Simon Laing, head of U.S. equities at Invesco Perpetual, says that when low oil prices start to feed into consumer spending it will be positive for the U.S. economy.

  • Investors: Get used to oil at $45  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 5:30 AM ET

    Discussing oil and volatility in U.S. equity markets, Chad Morganlander, portfolio manager at Stifel, discusses strategy and says investors should get used to oil at $45 per barrel.

  • Jan 12- A group of hedge fund creditors of Caesars Entertainment Corp sought on Monday to force its main operating unit into bankruptcy and to appoint an independent examiner to investigate what they allege was the plundering of the company. The involuntary bankruptcy petition was filed by affiliates of Appaloosa Management, Oaktree Capital Management and...

  • Private equity kings ready for another big year Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:19 AM ET
    Private Equity Growth Capital Council President and CEO Steve Judge speaks during an interview in New York.

    CNBC.com asked private equity experts for key themes to watch in the new year.

  • LONDON, Jan 12- Hedge funds have raised the number of their bets on a rise in the price of Brent crude to the highest since July, data showed on Monday, as speculators position for a possible rebound in oil prices following a near 60 percent collapse. Funds and other large speculators have been adding to positions betting on higher prices since October, even as prices...

  • LONDON, Jan 12- Hedge funds have raised their bets on a rise in the price of Brent crude to the highest since July, data from ICE showed on Monday, as speculators position for a possible rebound in oil prices following the near 60 percent collapse in the last seven months. That is the biggest net long, or the difference between bets on rising and falling prices, since...