Milken Institute Global Conference 2013


  • Where Are the Bond-Market Vigilantes? Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 3:00 PM ET
    Traders work in the ten-year U.S. Treasury Note options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

    At a morning Milken Institute Global Conference panel on the overview for the United States economy, Milken Institute chief research officer Ross DeVol asked panelists whether “bond market vigilantes” would force up US interest rates in reaction to the federal government’s budget deficit.

  • A Very Milken Moment Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 5:33 PM ET

    A New York City tech start-up just made a connection with a Paris fund that does a lot of Indian investment. Will anything come of it? Who knows. But it is this sort of thing, people from very different corners of the tech and finance world coming together, that makes the global conference so fascinating.

  • John Rogers Jr: The Most Bullish Guy at Milken? Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 6:46 PM ET

    Walking around the halls or sitting in on the panels, you’ll hear talk about “soft patches” and “slow motion recovery.” Not from John Rogers Jr., founder and CEO of Ariel Investments:  “I’m very, very enthusiastic about the markets."

  • Pimco Planning for 'Lackluster Economy': El-Erian Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 4:06 PM ET
    mohamed el-erian

    "Our strategy is based on a lackluster recovery. So we are assuming it will be a lackluster economy, Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC's Closing Bell.

  • A Look Ahead at the Milken Global Conference Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    For almost 10 years, CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo has covered the Milken Institute's Global Conference in Los Angeles each spring.

  • Market's Great...If You're Selling: Private Equity Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 4:03 PM ET
    Leon Black

    The big private equity guys at the Milken Institute Global Conference are selling, refinancing and avoiding buying almost everything.

  • Bonderman on Japan: 'Over Time, I Hate the Place' Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 4:10 PM ET
    David Bonderman, founding partner of Texas Pacific Group

    The founder of private equity group TPG Capital tells the Milken Institute Global Conference that Japan is one of the most challenged nations on earth.

  • What Motivates the World's Richest Man? 'Not Money' Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 3:07 PM ET
    Maria Bartiromo

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

  • The Fed Is a Jobs Destroyer: Ken Griffin Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 10:26 AM ET
    Ken Griffin speaks at the 2013 Milken Institute Global Conference.

    The Fed's low interest policies are enabling companies to replace people with machines, Citadel head Ken Griffin tells the Milken Institute conference.

  • Top Real Estate Guys Do Not Waver on Investing Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 5:39 PM ET
    Sam Zell

    Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, said Colombia "may be the best country to invest in" for a number of reasons, including its growing oil production.

  • Surfing the Markets With Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 2:16 PM ET
    Mohamed El-Erian, chief executive officer and co-chief investment officer of Pacific Investment Management Company LLC (PIMCO).

    Pimco's chief explains the dangers of unprecedented central bank experiments.