Hedge funds and other Wall Street firms have used an unlikely counselor for the past year: a former top economist for President Obama.
The March payrolls missed Wall Street's estimates, but the jobs market is not as bad as we thought it was.
Happy Friday, and welcome to the Morning Six-Pack's monthly nonfarm payrolls special edition!
In addressing high-frequency trading, don't expect regulators to do anything radical anytime soon.
Large private equity firm Hellman & Friedman hopes to raise around $8.9 billion for a new investment fund starting in May, according to Bloomberg.
In spite of relentless global uncertainty, the IPO deluge continues and markets are extending their rally.
A week after the surprise exit of investment bank co-chief Mike Cavanagh, JPMorgan Chase is bracing for another management reshuffle, sources said.
At a time when bitcoin prices are falling sharply, at least one cryptocurrency advocate thinks the long-term direction is up—way up.
While it would be understandable if Bill Gross was mourning his firm's results, the Pimco founder took time out to rue the demise of his pet cat.
Happy Thursday. Let's try to front run the news of the day.
In a video created by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Warren Buffett gives the school's chancellor some good advice on writing tweets.
Warren Buffett says he's addicted to Bridge. To emphasize just how much, he told CBS News, "You know, if I'm playing bridge and a naked woman walks by, I don't ever see her."
Prominent private equity firm KKR is seeking $2 billion for a fund to make global infrastructure investments, according to Bloomberg.
The debate sparked by Michael Lewis' new book is great for water cooler banter, but less significant when trying to measure actual costs to investors.
Betting on technology companies proved to be a dangerous game in March as sharp stock declines burned some prominent hedge fund investors.
The knock-on effects from the debate over 'rigged' markets may push high-speed trading firm Virtu to postpone its IPO.
For about $15 per bag, luggage-wrapping companies encase suitcases in multiple layers of Saran Wrap-like plastic to protect travelers' valuables.
Happy Wednesday. Welcome to the high-frequency edition of the Morning Six-Pack.
April is the best month to be in blue chips, if history is a guide.
The mass appeal of Michael Lewis' books has the potential to turn the debate into a very public trial of Wall Street in general.