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U.S. bankers hold onto hopes that Trump will boost profits →  October 18, 2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Top U.S. bankers are still hoping the President Trump’s administration will make policy changes to boost profits, but made clear in public comments in recent days that they are not seeing any signs of progress so far. Optimism about tax cuts, infrastructure investment and an unwind of costly financial regulations sent […]

Insurance Linked Securities Hedge Funds Get Knocked Down By Hurricanes →  October 19, 2017

(MENAFN – ValueWalk) It’s been a turbulent time to be in the hedge fund business during the past few years. But one class of hedge funds that’s had more success than most are those funds with a focus on insurance linked securities (ILS). Get Our Icahn eBook! Get our entire 10-part series on Carl Icahn […]

The Global Macro Investing Renaissance →  October 19, 2017

John Curran was the former head of commodities at Caxton Associates — the hedge fund founded by market wizard Bruce Kovner. Q3 2017 Hedge fund Letters, Conferences, Pitches; Buffett Vs Cohodes, SEQUX Logo Change! Get The Full Ray Dalio Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Ray Dalio in PDF. Save it to […]

Hedge Funds Now Own 99.72% Of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AERI) →  October 19, 2017

Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AERI) has made a 99.84% comeback from a 12-month low price of $48. It was seen 4.23% higher, changing the price to $64.05, when the closing bell rang on Oct. 16, 2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $63.45 and $64.15. This company shares are 11.05% off its target price […]

The best hedge fund managers are not psychopaths or narcissists, according to new study →  October 19, 2017

Washington, DC – When it comes to financial investments, hedge fund managers higher in “dark triad” personality traits – psychopathy, narcissism, and Machiavellianism – perform more poorly than their peers, according to new personality psychology research. The difference is a little less than 1% annually compared to their peers, but with large investments over several […]

MJNA Stock Forecast 2017: Medical Marijuana Inc Could Reach $0.99 Price Target →  October 19, 2017

Credit:iStock.com/OlegMalyshev Medical Marijuana Inc Stock from a Technical Analyst Point of View The purpose of this article is straightforward; as a technical analyst, I am going to provide my insights into Medical Marijuana Inc stock (OTCMKTS: MJNA), and I will do this by analyzing the company’s stock chart. This is not going to be an easy task, given […]

Cops warn of active shooter in Baltimore business park →  October 18, 2017

Police say that the man believed to have killed three people and injured two more in a shooting at a Baltimore-area granite company at around 9am Wednesday then shot a sixth victim in Delaware around two hours later. Police said Radee Labeeb Prince, 38, opened fire at 9am at Advanced Granite Solutions in Emmorton Business […]

U.S. bankers hold onto hopes that Trump will boost profits →  October 18, 2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Top U.S. bankers are still hoping the President Trump’s administration will make policy changes to boost profits, but made clear in public comments in recent days that they are not seeing any signs of progress so far. Optimism about tax cuts, infrastructure investment and an unwind of costly financial regulations sent […]

How to Use Your New Sears Stock Now That Fairholme’s Bruce Berkowitz Is Out →  October 18, 2017

Sears or a sandwich? Fairholme Capital Management LLC investment chief Bruce Berkowitz has stepped down from the board of Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) . He has also decided to distribute some of the 28,012,172 Sears shares Fairholme holds to the investors of soon-to-be-dissolved Fairholme Partnership hedge fund. While all of Fairholme’s vast array of funds, […]

George Soros pours billions into charity as tax deadline looms →  October 18, 2017

George Soros is giving his foundation a big inflow of money in part to minimise a tax bill hedge fund managers are facing this year. Money managers have until the end of the year to pay taxes on fees they earned from investors in offshore funds and had deferred payment on. Many are now turning to […]

George Soros pours billions into charity as tax deadline looms →  October 18, 2017

When Congress eliminated the tax break in 2008, it gave hedge fund managers until December 31, 2017 to bring the cash home and pay the accumulated taxes. At the end of 2013, Soros, 87, had amassed $US13.3 billion in his Soros Fund Management through the use of deferrals, according to Irish regulatory filings. It’s unclear […]