Investing Michael Milken

  • NEW YORK, Oct 27- When hedge-fund king Anthony Scaramucci left Lehman Brothers in 2005 to start SkyBridge Capital from scratch, a few people thought he was nuts, including his own daughter. A: On the back of comic books in the 1970 s, there was something called the American Seed Company. I had come from a middle-class family in Port Washington, Long Island, and I was...

  • Carl Icahn

    It's Carl Icahn's 80th birthday. He's made an average of $581,793 each day he's been alive.

  • Leon Black, chairman and chief executive officer of Apollo Global Management

    Carl Icahn was feted by friend and fellow billionaire Leon Black at a charity event for skin cancer.

  • Asian investing buzz at Milken

    Curtis Chin, Asia Fellow at the Milken Institute and the former U.S. ambassador to the Asian Development Bank, talks about investing in Asia versus other emerging markets at the Global Conference in Los Angeles with CNBC's Lawrence Delevingne.

  • Ken Griffin speaks at the 2013 Milken Institute Global Conference.

    The financial community—including Steve Schwarzman, Ken Griffin and Steve Cohen—will once again figure prominently at Milken.

  • Michael Milken 1989

    Drexel Burnham Lambert, the investment bank famous for the high-yield or "junk" bonds it pioneered, filed for bankruptcy on Feb. 13, 1990.

  • Faber Report: Demise of Drexel

    CNBC's David Faber takes a look back at the collapse of Drexel Burnham 25 years ago.

  • The Fleur de Lys estate in Los Angeles.

    More and more, the wealthy are cloaking their names when buying homes, raising unsolved mysteries surrounding some high-profile properties.

  • Milken: What we aim to achieve in Asia

    Michael Milken, Chairman of Milken Institute, outlines the institute's objectives in Asia and discusses the outlook for high-yield bond markets.

  • Maria Bartiromo

    Record low interest rates, cold hard cash on balance sheets and Mexico are among the themes at the Milken Institute Global Conference.

  • Back from an investment-finding trip to Russia, trader Tim Seymour shared a few major themes he found.

  • Los Angeles, California highways

    California is still having a tough go of it financially.  Two men who grew up here, and whose careers went in very different directions — Jerry Brown and Michael Milken — met in Beverly Hills this week to figure out ways to get the Golden State back on its feet

  • NYSE trader

    It's almost a heresy to suggest at the Milken Institute Global Conference that we may have too much financial innovation.