Karen Finerman began her career as a trader at First City Capital, a risk arbitrage fund. She later joined Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette where she became Lead Research Analyst for the Risk Arbitrage department.
In 1992, she co-founded New York-based hedge fund Metropolitan Capital Advisors, where she currently serves as CEO. Her first book, Finerman's "Rules: Secrets I'd Only Tell My Daughters About Business and Life," was released in June 2013.
Ms. Finerman is proud to serve on the board of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and on the Undergraduate Executive Board at Wharton, her alma mater. She lives in New York City with her husband Lawrence Golub, and their two sets of twins: Lucy, Jack, William and Kate.
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The "Halftime Report" experts debate Canaccord's call on Nike
One analyst is sticking with his pessimisitic views on Twitter, saying a potential sale does not change his concerns about the company.
The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders; Atul Lele, Deltec International Group CIO; and Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, discuss Twitter amid news that the company may soon receive a formal bid.