• Ponzi Schemes Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 12:25 PM ET

    How much do you know about modern-day Ponzi schemes? Take our quiz and find out.

  • Upsets Hit Merger Arbitrage Investors Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 1:31 AM ET

    Merger arbitrage investors are braced for a second consecutive month of losses with a string of unexpected upsets leading to a difficult period for the hedge fund strategy, the FT reports.

  • Put-Call Parity Arbitrage: CNBC Explains Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 8:06 AM ET

    Put-Call parity demonstrates the relationship between shorts, puts, calls, and bonds. The proper combination of each can yield equal payouts. Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains.

  • A Tale of Two Crudes     Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    Discussing the record spread in crude oil and what it means for oil prices, with Mark Fisher, MBF Clearing Corp. founder & CEO.

  • Takeover Deals Slowdown     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 9:16 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports risk arbitrageurs have hit a rough spot, including Lundin Mining's failure to find an acceptable takeover bid.

  • Hedge Funds & the Economy     Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 10:14 AM ET

    Discussing what the biggest focus is in the hedge fund industry, with Mustafa Jama, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners Fund of Hedge Funds chief investment officer and CNBC's David Faber.