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Investing Private Equity

  • Parexel International CEO Josef H. von Rickenbach.

    Parexel will be acquired by Pamplona for $88.10 per share in cash, in a transaction valued at approximately $5 billion, the companies announced Tuesday.

  • LONDON, June 19- Hedge fund managers have become very bearish about the outlook for oil prices as production from countries outside OPEC grows and threatens to undermine the effectiveness of OPECs output controls. Hedge funds have discounted the fact oil prices are already under than $50 per barrel and reassurances from OPEC ministers that global oil stocks...

  • LONDON, June 19- Hedge fund managers have become very bearish about the outlook for oil prices as production from countries outside OPEC grows and threatens to undermine the effectiveness of OPECs output controls. Hedge funds have discounted the fact oil prices are already under than $50 per barrel and reassurances from OPEC ministers that global oil stocks...

  • Amazon's wealth offers Whole Foods CEO John Mackey a way to escape demanding public investors, NYTimes reports.

  • Where to make money going forward

    The Power Lunch panel discusses the best sectors to make money. Keith Banks of Merrill Lynch recommends equities.

  • LONDON, June 12- Hedge funds have turned much more bearish towards U.S. natural gas prices after stocks built much more than expected at the start of the summer cooling season. By May 23, hedge funds had accumulated a near-record net long position of 3,919 billion cubic feet, according to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Spot prices and calendar...

  • LONDON, June 12- Hedge funds remain cautious on the outlook for oil prices despite confident statements from Saudi Arabia that global oil inventories will decline substantially in the next few months. Brent prices are trading close to their lowest since OPEC announced it was cutting output on Nov. 30, which also suggests some potential for a bounce in the short...

  • LONDON, June 12- Hedge funds remain cautious on the outlook for oil prices despite confident statements from Saudi Arabia that global oil inventories will decline substantially in the next few months. Brent prices are trading close to their lowest since OPEC announced it was cutting output on Nov. 30, which also suggests some potential for a bounce in the short...

  • BOSTON, June 12- Mitch Golden scrutinizes hedge fund managers and their investment ideas in a variety of settings from the back of a motor scooter in Ho Chi Minh City to a park bench in New York's Central Park. Golden, who runs an $800 million portfolio for Einhorn's $8.3 billion hedge fund firm Greenlight Capital, is producing some of the best numbers in the fund of...

  • LONDON, June 12- Hedge funds have turned much more bearish towards U.S. natural gas prices after stocks built much more than expected at the start of the summer cooling season. By May 23, hedge funds had accumulated a near-record net long position of 3,919 billion cubic feet, according to the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Spot prices and calendar...

  • BOSTON, June 12- Mitch Golden scrutinizes hedge fund managers and their investment ideas in a variety of settings from the back of a motor scooter in Ho Chi Minh City to a park bench in New York's Central Park. Golden, who runs an $800 million portfolio for Einhorn's $8.3 billion hedge fund firm Greenlight Capital, is producing some of the best numbers in the fund of...

  • A banner for Pandora Media, the online-radio company, hangs in front of the New York Stock Exchange.

    On-and-off talks have taken place since December between the two digital radio companies.

  • AMSTERDAM, June 9- Hedge fund Elliott Advisors has become Dutch paint maker Akzo Nobel's largest shareholder by increasing its stake to at least 5 percent, according to a filing published by Dutch regulators on Friday. Elliott led a group of shareholders dissatisfied with Akzo's reluctance to enter talks with PPG over a 26.3 billion euro buyout proposal, which...

  • A banner for Pandora Media, the online-radio company, hangs in front of the New York Stock Exchange.

    On-and-off talks have taken place since December between the two digital radio companies.

  • Brexit doesn't change the case for CMU: Invest Europe

    Michael Collins, Invest Europe, says the Commission is expected to focus on removing barriers to allow capital to flow across borders.

  • BOSTON, June 2- Some hedge fund managers can finally brag a little as several prominent ones, including Daniel Loeb and William Ackman, last month beat the broader stock market's gains, early returns show. Loeb, who runs $16 billion Third Point, told investors his Third Point Partners LP fund gained 2.1 percent in May while its more aggressive Third Point Ultra Ltd...

  • BOSTON, June 2- Some hedge fund managers can finally brag a little as several prominent ones, including Daniel Loeb and William Ackman, last month beat the broader stock market's gains, early returns show. Loeb, who runs $16 billion Third Point, told investors his Third Point Partners LP fund gained 2.1 percent in May while its more aggressive Third Point Ultra Ltd...

  • BOSTON, June 2- Some hedge fund managers can finally brag a little as several prominent ones, including Daniel Loeb and William Ackman, last month beat the broader stock market's gains, early returns show. Loeb, who runs $16 billion Third Point, told investors his Third Point Partners LP fund gained 2.1 percent in May while its more aggressive Third Point Ultra Ltd...

  • BOSTON, June 2- Some hedge fund managers can finally brag a little as several prominent ones, including Daniel Loeb and William Ackman, last month beat the broader stock market's gains, early returns show. Loeb, who runs $16 billion Third Point, told investors his Third Point Partners LP fund gained 2.1 percent in May while its more aggressive Third Point Ultra Ltd...

  • LONDON, June 6- Whatever the outcome of Britain's election on Thursday, some hedge funds are still betting sterling will fall anew-- anticipating Britain's exit from the European Union will lead to an economic slowdown whichever way the vote goes. "We think the pound will fall because we think investors have been taking the elections and the cost of Brexit too much...