Why Hedge Funds Buy Pet Rocks In Times Of Crisis
Mon, 07/13/2020 - 23:05
Authored by Eddie van der Walt, macro commentator at Bloomberg
Even when hedge funds have a world of risk-protection products at their...
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Goldman Says Investors Have Just One Question Every Morning: "Do I Want To Fight Or Follow The Fed Today?"
Mon, 07/13/2020 - 11:50
Authored by Tony Pasquariello, Goldman's global head of Hedge Fund sales
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Hedge Fund CIO: Trump Is Now Left With Two Darker Options - A Domestic Civil Conflict And/Or A Chinese Conflict
Sun, 07/12/2020 - 17:00
Authored by Eric Peters, CIO of One River Asset Management
Square (SQ) is a mad genius-level disruptive technology platform that just launched over 100% in Q2 because so many valuation-focused sell-side analysts and short-sighted hedge funds kept it below $75 for so long. And as of July 9, the stock...
The government's small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number of layoffs Americans have suffered in the face of the coronavirus pandemic. Yet the recipients include many you probably...
Iconic Short Seller Lansdowne Closing Main Hedge Fund After "Worst-Ever Losses"
Tue, 07/07/2020 - 08:50
While 2020 has been a fantastic year for retail daytraders now that Jerome Powell has lowered the IQ...
In keeping with a nationwide industry trend, a finance firm seems poised to take control of the publisher of The Miami Herald and The Sacramento Bee.
“President Trump’s favored Senate candidate in Alabama, Tommy Tuberville, is known for his career as a college football coach. But he also had a brief stint as co-owner of a hedge fund. It did not go well,” the New York Times...
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Jim Simons: Life Lessons from the ‘World’s Smartest Billionaire’
Mathematician, code breaker, Professor, hedge fund pioneer, & philanthropist Jim Simons makes his first-ever podcast appearance with UC San Diego Professor...
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The big winners were: Chicago-based Citadel Advisors, Izzy Englander's Millennium Management, and Balyasny Asset Management.
Journalists have been wary of Alden Global Capital, which is known for gutting newsrooms to eke out profits from struggling publications.
Hedge Fund Liquidations Soar To Highest Level Since 2015
Wed, 07/01/2020 - 13:41
Global hedge fund data reveals a massive liquidation of funds was seen in the first quarter of 2020, marking the highest level of...
John Paulson Converts Hedge Fund Into Family Office
Wed, 07/01/2020 - 10:42
Following in the footsteps of many of his hedge fund peers, one-hit wonder John Paulson, who became famous for collaborating with Goldman...
A partner at Point72 Ventures, the VC arm of Steve Cohen's hedge fund, expects the next wave of fintech disruption to happen in the less publicized back-end tech that powers big banks.
Infrastructure giants like FIS and Fiserv have dominated...
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Famed hedge-fund manager Bill Ackman made a splashy announcement this week when he unveiled a $3 billion share offering for a new blank check company called Pershing Square Tontine Holdings. For private equity watchers, the excitement is just...
Hedge Fund Generates 34% Return Using Just AI And Machine-Learning
Wed, 06/24/2020 - 14:10
Ever since the advent of active asset management, Wall Street has had two holy grails: finding a consistent source of...