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Scaramucci, Back-Slapping Hedge Fund Magnate and GOP Fundraiser, Reaches White House →  July 22, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci, the back-slapping Wall Street hedge fund magnate, is a long-time Republican donor and fundraiser who once criticized Donald J. Trump, the presidential candidate, CNBC reported. But he eventually became one of Trump’s biggest defenders, and after months of delays he is finally getting what he has worked for behind the scenes since last […]

Scaramucci, Back-Slapping Hedge Fund Magnate and GOP Fundraiser, Reaches White House →  July 22, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci, the back-slapping Wall Street hedge fund magnate, is a long-time Republican donor and fundraiser who once criticized Donald J. Trump, the presidential candidate, CNBC reported. But he eventually became one of Trump’s biggest defenders, and after months of delays he is finally getting what he has worked for behind the scenes since last […]

Anthony Scaramucci, Trump’s New Communications Director, Said Citizens United Made Possible a “Sleeper Cell” of … →  July 22, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci is nothing if not a visionary. The brash former hedge fund manager was named communications director for the White House on Friday, but he’s been sharing his thoughts about politics for long time now. And Scaramucci has donated enormous amounts of money to a wide panoply of politicians. He was national finance co-chair for the […]

Scaramucci Brings Wall Street Pitchman Skills to White House →  July 22, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci, the Trump administration’s just-hired communications director, has a lot in common with his new boss. Both made it in Manhattan after coming from the city’s outskirts. Both enjoy the limelight, attracting attention by writing books and hosting TV shows. And both are best known within their industries for their salesmanship. A financier with […]

Scaramucci – Trump’s millionaire communications chief →  July 22, 2017

It is the first administration role for the 53-year-old Republican fundraiser with telegenic looks who has long been an articulate surrogate for the president and who was first named to his transition team last November. The son of a middle class Italian-American family from Long Island, Scaramucci cut his teeth in high finance at Goldman Sachs, the […]

How Fitbit Stock Can Earn Back Investor Confidence →  July 22, 2017

The Big Problem for Fitbit It’s been a tough year for Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT). Not only did the Fitbit stock price lose more than half its value in the last 12 months, but its main rival went belly up. While that may seem like a positive step (who doesn’t want their competitor to go […]

Adrian Pogmore who filmed sunbathers was ‘team deviant’  →  July 21, 2017

A police officer who admitted using a force helicopter to film people sunbathing and having outdoor sex was ‘known as the team deviant’.   Adrian Pogmore, of Rotherham, south Yorkshire, was sacked by South Yorkshire Police amid allegations he took footage of couples ‘dogging’ from his helicopter.   A court heard how he had filmed people sunbathing […]

Futures slightly lower on earnings from industrial giants →  July 21, 2017

(Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Friday, but continued to hover around record levels, as investors took cues from earnings reports of industrial heavyweights General Electric and Honeywell. * Shares of GE (GE.N) were up 0.60 percent in premarket trading after the company results beat estimates on strength in its renewables […]

Despite Warnings Of Collapse, Hedge Funds Investing In China Outperforming →  July 21, 2017

After coming off a muted 2016, hedge fund performance in 2017 has been holding close to their benchmarks if not exceeding them in many sub sectors. One such niche are those hedge funds investing in China A-Shares. The group 38 hedge funds that invest in premium stocks in the increasingly an increasingly capitalistic region of the […]

Progressive Corporation (The) (NYSE:PGR) Shares Sold by BS Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel … →  July 21, 2017

B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund lowered its position in shares of Progressive Corporation (The) (NYSE:PGR) by 7.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 37,887 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 3,076 shares […]

Who Is Anthony Scaramucci? Trump’s Communication Director Pick Is No Stranger To Wall Street →  July 21, 2017

Reports came in Thursday night that Trump is expected to name Anthony Scaramucci as the new White House communications director. The Wall Street financier would fill the vacancy left after media entrepreneur Mike Dubke resigned from the position in May. Scaramucci, a hedge fund industry executive, has been working since June in the Trump administration […]