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Despite muted performance in 2014, investors have more hedge funds than ever to choose from, according to new data.
Some estimate China's lower requirements for bank reserves could free up about $160 billion.
The market is about to undergo a "regime change" that will cause a fundamental reordering of which stocks will perform best, BofAML says.
Fast-growing Stone Ridge Asset Management has poached execs from Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas and Morgan Stanley in recent weeks.
Investors piled into safe harbors as fears rose over a Greek exit on Friday, sending bond yields tumbling.
Eric Mindich's Eton Park hedge fund was up big in the first quarter thanks to winning bets in Europe and Asia, especially Germany and Japan.
Bank lenders are curbing the amount of money they supply to energy companies amid an ongoing swoon in the price of crude oil.
Amid a slowing economy and wobbly market, investors have tamped down expectations for when the Fed will hike rates. They may have further to go.
Wall Street and big business's election kingmakers are reaching for their wallets again in the race for President.
Too big to fail banks, instead of getting smaller, are pretty much taking over the financial universe.
Earnings season has begun, but instead of falling apart because of the negative earnings environment, the S&P has rallied 1.25 percent since Alcoa reported.
Some people complain about the so-called golden handcuffs of working in finance. Forrest Xiao broke free.
Initial public offering activity in the first quarter of 2015 was at half the levels for deals in the same period of last year.
2015 has seen the light start to dim on the U.S. bull market and shine more brightly in some unlikely corners of the world.
An investigation was launched to look into "suspicious trading" around RBA meetings, but a look at the charts suggest authorities are wasting time.
Bill Ackman said senior execs at Herbalife were hiring their own defense lawyers, a bad sign for the company's future.
The battle between activist investor Trian and DuPont is heating up ahead of a proxy vote for new board members.
Protesters briefly took over an activist investing conference in New York to call for higher wages for restaurant workers.
"This is one of the best risk return investments I've seen," according to activist investor Clifton Robbins.
The Fed would be unlikely to fail a bank-type stress test. It could come up short in the ammunition it would need to deal with another crisis.