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  • April 5- Healthcare payment processing and auditing company Cotiviti Corp, owned by private equity firm Advent International Corp, said it confidentially filed for an initial public offering. Advent has hired JPMorgan Chase& Co and Goldman Sachs Group Inc as lead coordinators of the offering along with five other banks, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing...

  • A model poses with the Maserati Levante SUV during the 2016 New York International Auto Show in New York, March 23, 2016.

    The Fiat-owned automaker partners with JPMorgan Chase to juice slumping U.S. auto sales.

  • Bank teller handling money

    The Federal Reserve didn't hike interest rates as expected, now it's going to be a tough quarter for banks.

  • Pedestrians carry umbrellas while walking past the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York.

    Energy loan losses, maligned M&A margins and falling FICC trading plague U.S. banks to start the year.

  • NEW YORK, April 4- Oil is in an early bull run despite the notion prices have rebounded too fast, too soon, hedge fund manager Jonathan Goldberg says as his energy-focused investment fund posts a 9 percent gain in the first quarter of this year. "Yes, the market is not as short as it was when prices were $26," Goldberg, manager of the $550 million BBL Commodities Value Fund...

  • Wilmington, Del., April 4- TerraForm Global Inc on Monday sued controlling shareholder SunEdison Inc for misappropriating $231 million of TerraForm Global's cash, days after hedge fund billionaire David Tepper made similar accusations against the struggling renewable energy company. TerraForm Global said SunEdison, which is being investigated by...

  • NEW YORK, April 4- Oil is in an early bull run despite the notion prices have rebounded too fast, too soon, hedge fund manager Jonathan Goldberg says as his energy-focused investment fund posts a 9 percent gain in the first quarter of this year. "Yes, the market is not as short as it was when prices were $26," Goldberg, manager of the energy-focused $550 million BBL...

  • Bill Ackman

    William Ackman's Pershing Square fund lost 7.1 percent last month, hurt largely by Valeant Pharmaceuticals' roughly 60 percent tumble in March.

  • BOSTON, April 1- Cider Mill Investments joined the $2.9 trillion hedge fund industry on Friday when founder Tom Wilcox, a former executive at Shumway Capital, officially began trading the newly established firm's $150 million in assets after years of managing his personal money. A spokeswoman for Cider Mill declined to comment. For Wilcox the launch marks a...

  • April 1- Private equity firm Silver Lake Partners has agreed to acquire a minority stake in Ancestry.com in a deal that values the privately held genealogy website at $2.6 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund and an existing investor in Ancestry, will increase its stake and hold as much...

  • April 1- Hedge fund Appaloosa LP revealed a higher stake in TerraForm Power Inc, one of the two publicly listed units of SunEdison Inc, as it pursues an overhaul of a committee that oversees TerraForm shareholder rights. Billionaire David Tepper- led hedge fund said on Friday it owned 10.88 percent in TerraForm as of March 29, higher than the 9.50 percent it held as...

  • Sheila Bair

    Ex-FDIC chair Sheila Bair joins the board of online lender Avant as budding fintech start-ups lure former government officials.

  • April 1- Hedge fund Appaloosa LP said on Friday it owned a 10.88 percent stake in TerraForm Power Inc, one of the two publicly listed units of struggling solar company SunEdison Inc.. Billionaire David Tepper- led hedge fund's new position in TerraForm Power as of March 29 is higher than the 9.50 percent it owned as of Jan. 1. Appaloosa is seeking an overhaul of...

  • Hedge Funds

    The flight from hedge funds has been overblown, after winter's losing strategies turned a corner in March, a pro says.

  • Finance and technology

    The Treasury Department is looking for ways to level the playing field between big banks and fintech start-ups.

  • LONDON, March 31- Investment and private equity funds including Singapore's Temasek and Rothschild Group are competing to invest in Argus Media in a deal that could value the energy-market data provider at more than $1.3 billion. Industry sources told Reuters that U.S. buyout fund Hellman& Friedman, and a consortium comprising private equity firm...

  • BOSTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, March 31- Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP's campaign to replace Yahoo Inc's board of directors is being welcomed by some investors who have grown impatient with the faded Internet pioneer's drawn-out process of selling its Web business. Four years after Marissa Mayer took over as chief executive and promised a turnaround, Yahoo...

  • March 30- With tax season at hand, investors should consider one of the ways in which their financial advisors can earn their keep: tax advice. There is no Warren Buffett of tax-loss selling. Gjergji Cici of William& Mary and Alexander Kempf and Christoph Sorhage of the University of Cologne published in February what they say is the first empirical study...

  • Erin Callan

    Erin Callan Montella emerges from the shadows with tales of personal crises and Lehman Brothers' failure.

  • Unicorn

    Unicorn stocks are stagnating thanks to the IPO market slowdown. Now, some hedge funds are cutting bait and taking losses.