The financial community—including Steve Schwarzman, Ken Griffin and Steve Cohen—will once again figure prominently at Milken.» Read More
BOSTON, March 31- Billionaire Steven A. Cohen's investments gained 7.5 percent in the first three months of 2015, according to a person familiar with the numbers, helping the former hedge fund manager extend his string of market-beating returns. The average hedge fund has gained 2.18 percent this year, research firm Hedge Fund Research reported.
Top Blackstone strategist Byron Wien explores four key macroeconomic issues and why many investors are getting them wrong.
Mike Ryan, UBS,and David Bailin, Citi Private Bank, give an outlook on upcoming payrolls and what trends to watch in the markets this week.
Joan Solotar of Blackstone joins the FMHR team to discuss opportunity in private markets and investing themes.
PARIS, March 30- U.S. hedge fund P. Schoenfeld Asset Management has accused French media group Vivendi of giving too much leeway to chairman and largest shareholder Vincent Bollore to boost his stake at "undervalued prices". PSAM, which says it owns 0.8 percent of Vivendi, is trying to rally other shareholders to vote for two resolutions at an upcoming annual...
CORRECTED- ARGENTINA'S SECURITIES REGULATOR SAYS ACTION AGAINST CITIBANK ARGENTINA IS DUE TO AGREEMENT WITH LITIGATING U.S.
TOKYO, March 27- Japan's Nikkei share average tumbled to a two-week low on Friday, led by futures selling as hedge funds took profits from recent gains. The Nikkei benchmark fell 1.7 percent to 19,141.62 points after falling to as low as 19,099.87 in mid-afternoon trade, the lowest level since March 13. Exporters also suffered, with Toyota Motor Corp falling 2.0...
The states of Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas are challenging RadioShack for trying to sell customers' personal information.
Whitman, the founder of Whitman Capital LLC in Menlo Park, California, is serving a two-year prison term for his August 2012 conviction on securities fraud and conspiracy charges. Prosecutors said he profited in trading in shares of Google Inc and video-conferencing company Polycom Inc based on illegal tips from people like former Intel Corp employee Roomy...
Mutual fund money is flowing into start-ups, but investors shouldn't fret about their exposure, a finance professor said.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, discusses the management structure of the newly formed Kraft Heinz company.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, discusses his partnership with 3G and whether to expect other acquisition deals down the road.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, discusses the long-term outlook on the packaged foods market, as consumers move towards more natural products.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, breaks down the terms of the deal to acquire Kraft Foods Group.
Jonathan Feeney, Athlos Research, and Alexia Howard, Sanford Bernstein & Company, provide perspective on the valuation of the deal to shareholders.
Alexia Howard, Sanford Bernstein & Company, shares her thoughts on the various headwinds facing the food industry.
Erin Lash, Morningstar analyst, discusses the acquisition of Kraft by Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital. The combination with Heinz provides an international distribution platform, says Lash.
"Squawk Box's" Andrew Ross Sorkin breaks down the details of the deal which includes H.J. Heinz becoming a publicly traded company.
Another former senior government official has signed up to be a paid advisor to a multibillion-dollar hedge fund firm.
Scott Sperling, THL Partners co-president, shares his outlook on the global economy, amid unrest in the Middle East and tensions between Ukraine and Russia.