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People walk by a Radio Shack store in San Francisco, California.

Why RadioShack's bankruptcy ended in an auction

Mar 23, 2015
Hedge funds are squabbling over Radio Shack like vultures fighting over a coyote carcass. How did it come to this?
Posted In: radioshack, hedge funds, bankruptcy

Behind the scenes at a budget hedge-fund start-up

Mar 11, 2015
Smaller hedge funds are hoping to beat out their larger counterparts.
Posted In: hedge funds, start ups, Investing
The General Motors logo is displayed at Boardwalk Chevrolet in Redwood City, California.

The 'good news, bad news' behind stock buybacks

Mar 9, 2015
Following investor pressure, GM says it will return $10 billion to shareholders
Posted In: GM, shareholders, hedge funds

Betting against Warren Buffett

Feb 27, 2015
Ted Seides can.
Posted In: hedge funds, invest

Calpers ditches pension funds

Sep 16, 2014
The country's largest public pension fund is pulling out of hedge funds.
Posted In: CALpers, hedge funds

SAC's $1.2B fine: When does a scoop become insider trading?

Nov 4, 2013
The hedge fund SAC has plead guilty to insider trading. The government has drawn a line in the sand when it comes to trading in material non-public information.
Posted In: SAC, Steven A. Cohen, hedge funds, whiteboard

SAC: 'A magnet for market cheaters'?

Jul 25, 2013
The Justice Department has charged big hedge fund SAC with insider trading.
Posted In: Wall Street, insider trading, hedge funds, sac capital

For one hedge fund: A heartbreaking week of staggering gossip

Mar 29, 2013
What do a $155 million Picasso, a $60 million Hamptons home, a $600 million fine and a trader in handcuffs have in common? The answer: a tumultuous week for high-profile hedge-fund titan Stephen A. Cohen.
Posted In: hedge funds, insider trading, sac capital

Women outperform men in hedge funds

Jan 17, 2013
According to a report by consulting firm Rothstein Kass, hedge funds managed by women have been outperforming those run by their male counterparts.
Posted In: hedge funds, women

After all those foreclusures, not so many houses for sale

Dec 7, 2012
Some cities with high foreclosure rates actually have housing shortages now, not a glut of foreclosed houses on the market. President Obama's mortgage-relief plan has helped, but another factor is hedge funds investing in houses to rent out.
Posted In: Housing, foreclosures, hedge funds

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