BOSTON, Jan 23- Smarting from its biggest-ever yearly loss, hedge fund Viking Global Investors has reordered its stock picking team and plans to invest more money in financial and consumer stocks and less in pharmaceutical stocks, its co-founder told clients. The $30 billion firm's biggest portfolio, Viking Global Equities, lost 4 percent last year, marking...
BOSTON, Dec 5- Former hedge fund executive JP Miller launched an app on Monday for his startup news site Empire Report that is modeled on the Drudge Report and chronicles New York, its politicians, financiers and celebrities. There are other websites in Colorado, Connecticut and Pennsylvania that also look like the Drudge Report. The timing for Miller's site and...
BOSTON, Oct 31- Lee Hennessee-Gradante, a pioneer who helped create an index to track the secretive hedge fund industry, died on Saturday. Hennessee-Gradante, 64, was found dead in her apartment in West Palm Beach, Florida, West Palm Beach Police Department spokeswoman Lori Colombino. Together with her husband, Charles Gradante, she ran New York- based Hennessee...
Hedge fund billionaire Julian Robertson revealed some of his favorite investment ideas, including Microsoft and Air Canada.
Hedge fund billionaire Julian Robertson said he is "apoplectic over the thought of" a Hillary Clinton presidency.
NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Oct 17- Largely united in their dislike of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, some ultra-wealthy U.S. investors who play in conservative politics are warily weighing their choices, torn between third-party candidates, simply focusing on down-ballot contests or even voting for Democrat Hillary Clinton. Stanley Druckenmiller,...
Aug 24- The partners of Emerging Sovereign Group LLC have agreed to buy back the majority stake in the emerging markets-focused hedge fund manager that was acquired by Carlyle Group LP in 2011, Carlyle said on Wednesday. ESG was founded in 2002 by former Morgan Stanley colleagues Kevin Kenny, Mete Tuncel and Jason Kirschner with seed capital from Tiger...
Times have changed, it is now more environmentally friendly and profitable to use renewable energy, says Oscar-winning director Charles Ferguson.
Julian Robertson, Tiger Management founder, tells CNBC's Kelly Evans he is extremely positive on Apple and the company has the right leader for this time.
Julian Robertson, Tiger Management founder, tells CNBC's Kelly Evans he covers a wide variety of topics, from Apple's prospects, to Greece and Puerto, and his support for Jeb Bush.
At least 7 hedge funds with ties to Julian Robertson's Tiger Management have shut in recent years, but is it a trend?
Some $70 million in research by Coatue Management this year has so far yielded three themes for investing in technology.
High-profile hedge fund executive William "Bill" Goodell has a new job.
A high-flying private investment firm known for its prescient bets on tech is losing two of its top executives.
Wall Street and big business's election kingmakers are reaching for their wallets again in the race for President.
Patrick McCormack's Tiger Consumer Management is shutting down at the end of March.
A small group of elite investors are behind Uber's latest fundraising effort and believe the company is set for a massive IPO.
Some of America's biggest and most influential hedge funds are investing heavily in Chinese tech giant Alibaba.
The Tiger Management founder believes that even though "the economy is getting better," there are dangers stirring beneath the surface.
Tiger Management founder Julian Robertson expresses support for Google and calls it one of the best run companies in the world. Robertson also weighs in on Uber and says he would invest in the company.