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There's no doubt about the underlying reasons for fund managers' success: When they turn in an outstanding performance, it's just a matter of dumb luck.
Cross-border initial public offerings doubled in volume and amount of capital raised over the same period last year.
A crush of big cap earnings and arguably the most important economic reports until September make next week the busiest of the summer for markets.
There's a reason that people keep using the phrase "last of a breed" to describe Alan "Ace" Greenberg, the former Bear Stearns CEO who died Friday.
Greenlight Capital, David Einhorn's hedge fund firm, gained 7.9 percent in the second quarter, according to a letter sent to investors Friday.
Economists shaved growth expectations for the second quarter after the June durable goods report revealed weak shipments and dampened hopes for business spending.
Stop bashing Wall Street for a hot second and think about what smaller bonuses REALLY means, says former trader Raj Mahal.
Mark Cuban, who made his fortune as an Internet entrepreneur, tells CNBC "it's not 1999 all over again by a long shot."
Luxury stocks sold off on Friday after LVMH results disappointed and concerns over a slowdown in Asia continued to worry investors.
The market has absorbed more disappointing IPO pricings ahead of a potentially huge week.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Ken Griffin, the billionaire founder of investment firm Citadel, has filed for divorce from his wife and fellow hedge fund manager Anne Dias Griffin.
President Barack Obama may be igniting debate by going after a tax loophole, but analysts see little chance Congress will take action soon.
James Schiro left the boards of two major corporations Thursday to tend to his health.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Pandora, Starbucks, Visa & more.
A trading suspension in the stock of Cynk Technology ends late on Thursday, but do not expect to see the stock trading again on Friday.
A more than eight-year low in jobless claims is the latest evidence that hiring is picking up, but whether companies are willing to spend is another matter.
While U.S. indexes suffer from the dog days of summer, emerging markets look to be on a tear.
A rising hedge fund star thinks that MannKind is so over-hyped that the health-care company's stock will fall 90 percent.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
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