Tim Hanford, managing director at JC Flowers, discusses how Fed policy will impact the lending environment and broader credit market.» Read More
BOSTON, April 7- Wealthy investors protested the hedge fund industry's recent lackluster returns and high fees by pulling a net $4 billion out of the $2.5 trillion industry during the first two months of 2015, data released on Tuesday show. The number contrasts with the heady days of 2014 when investors added $31.6 billion of new money in January and February,...
Marcato, which owns about 1.6 percent of BNY Mellon's stock, previously has called for the ouster of Chief Executive Gerald Hassell, saying he has missed profit targets and has failed to streamline the bank's expense base. Marcato, a $3 billion fund led by Richard McGuire, said BNY Mellon rivals, including State Street Corp, Vanguard Group and BlackRock Inc, have...
Patrick Spencer, managing director of US institutional equity sales at Baird, talks about U.S. equities, nonfarm payrolls and when the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise interest rates.
Pitchbook's latest data shows that private equity deal volume has hit its lowest point since 2011's Q3. Ed Eyerman, head of European leveraged finance at Fitch, weighs in with his thoughts.
The World Economic Forum has named its "Young Global Leaders"--including many financial types--and expect them to be forces for global good.
EXCLUSIVE-SOME TOP IBM INVESTORS ARE PRESSING ACTIVIST HEDGE FUNDS TO TAKE INTEREST IN STOCK-SOURCES.
Trian Fund's Nelson Peltz tells CNBC that Yale professor Jeffrey Sonnefeld's "work was just a bit faulty."
PE funds are changing the way they invest as valuations rise to keep the cash flowing.
BOSTON, March 31- Billionaire Steven A. Cohen's investments gained 7.5 percent in the first three months of 2015, according to a person familiar with the numbers, helping the former hedge fund manager extend his string of market-beating returns. The average hedge fund has gained 2.18 percent this year, research firm Hedge Fund Research reported.
Top Blackstone strategist Byron Wien explores four key macroeconomic issues and why many investors are getting them wrong.
Mike Ryan, UBS,and David Bailin, Citi Private Bank, give an outlook on upcoming payrolls and what trends to watch in the markets this week.
Joan Solotar of Blackstone joins the FMHR team to discuss opportunity in private markets and investing themes.
PARIS, March 30- U.S. hedge fund P. Schoenfeld Asset Management has accused French media group Vivendi of giving too much leeway to chairman and largest shareholder Vincent Bollore to boost his stake at "undervalued prices". PSAM, which says it owns 0.8 percent of Vivendi, is trying to rally other shareholders to vote for two resolutions at an upcoming annual...
CORRECTED- ARGENTINA'S SECURITIES REGULATOR SAYS ACTION AGAINST CITIBANK ARGENTINA IS DUE TO AGREEMENT WITH LITIGATING U.S.
TOKYO, March 27- Japan's Nikkei share average tumbled to a two-week low on Friday, led by futures selling as hedge funds took profits from recent gains. The Nikkei benchmark fell 1.7 percent to 19,141.62 points after falling to as low as 19,099.87 in mid-afternoon trade, the lowest level since March 13. Exporters also suffered, with Toyota Motor Corp falling 2.0...
The states of Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas are challenging RadioShack for trying to sell customers' personal information.
Whitman, the founder of Whitman Capital LLC in Menlo Park, California, is serving a two-year prison term for his August 2012 conviction on securities fraud and conspiracy charges. Prosecutors said he profited in trading in shares of Google Inc and video-conferencing company Polycom Inc based on illegal tips from people like former Intel Corp employee Roomy...
Mutual fund money is flowing into start-ups, but investors shouldn't fret about their exposure, a finance professor said.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, discusses the management structure of the newly formed Kraft Heinz company.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, discusses his partnership with 3G and whether to expect other acquisition deals down the road.