Turns out hedge funds have an incentive to control drug prices

Apr 25, 2016
Hedge funds are joining groups who want to lower prescription prices for consumers.
Big Pharma doesn't like the patent review board. But organizations that want to lower prescription prices for consumers love it, and they're being joined in their fight by people who aren't usually seen as champions of consumer rights — hedge fund managers.
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It's a rough time to be a hedge fund

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Mar 18, 2016
A record number of funds closed up shop last year.
With volatile markets and lots of closures in 2015, it's a hard time to be a hedge fund.
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Hedge fund managers spend it up for candidates

Mar 11, 2016
Ted Cruz and Hilary Clinton are the top recipients of hedge-fund campaign dollars.
Republican presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, who is one of the top recipients of hedge-fund campaign dollars.
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Chaebol versus the shareholders

Jul 16, 2015
There’s a serious challenge to the all-powerful family that controls Samsung.

Why CalPERS wants a little less to do with Wall Street

Jun 8, 2015
CalPERS wants to reduce the number of investment managers that it uses.

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?

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

Mar 11, 2015
Smaller hedge funds are hoping to beat out their larger counterparts.

The 'good news, bad news' behind stock buybacks

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Mar 9, 2015
Following investor pressure, GM says it will return $10 billion to shareholders

Betting against Warren Buffett

Feb 27, 2015
Ted Seides can.