The financial press made a big deal out of mega hedge fund Bridgewater Associates dumping on China recently. But any talk about there being nothing worthy of investing in there is just chatter from a lover scorned.
According to the hedge funds owed a few bucks by the U.S. territory, Gov. Alejandro […]
Hedge Funds' net long position in WTI Crude collapsed 27% (the biggest single 'dump' in over 3 years) ahead of the big plunge last week (and is now down almost 60% in the last month - the most since 2010). Part of a broader deflationary...Show More Summary
There’s more than one way to skin a cat. The stuff that Paul Tudor Jones has made his billions based on does not appear in any traditional investing text book. Ben Graham would read his stuff and roll over in his grave. For example,Show More Summary
Filling in some details on a bombshell report about a call that Varoufakis had with hedge fund managers about a parallel currency.
Economists working for firms with investments in Puerto Rican bonds said Sunday night that stepping up tax collections and obtaining additional financing could help solve the territory’s debt crisis.
In its search for solutions Puerto Rico has tried to rebrand itself as a tax haven for the super rich. Laws enacted in 2012 can exempt residents from tax on nearly all investment income, which with Puerto Rico's exemption from federal...Show More Summary
The ability to generate conclusions about hedge fund managers’ behavior could be the tipping point for whether big investors double down in hard times or call for redemption. Picking billion-dollar hedge funds is big business. Especially...Show More Summary
Hedge funds have never hated gold this much. On Friday, data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commisssion, or CFTC, showed that hedge funds are net short gold for the first time since this data was first collected back in 2006, according to Bloomberg. Show More Summary
After being net long all the way from $1900 to $1100, Bloomberg reports Hedge Funds Are Holding First-Ever Gold Net-Short Position. Hedge funds are holding the first ever bet on a decline in gold prices since the U.S. government started...Show More Summary
For the first time since records began, hedge funds are net short gold futures, according to CFTC data... This is what happened the last time gold saw a 'low' net long position... Is this why Gold is spiking this afternoon? Squeeze... Charts: Bloomberg
A 78-year-old physicist who helped discover a fundamental constituent of matter is starting a hedge fund. George Zweig is looking to launch his Signition fund in New York later this year, The Wall Street Journal's Juliet Chung reports. Zweig...Show More Summary
We got hold of Ray Dalio's note on China to Bridgewater Associates' clients, and it's way worse than everyone first thought. Bridgewater is the world's largest hedge fund, and it is advising its investors to get the heck out of China...Show More Summary
Chopra’s New York firm, Ratan Capital Management, oversees some $1 billion and its flagship Tiger Ratan Capital fund returned 28.4% net of fees in the first half of 2015. By contrast, the average hedge fund returned 2.53% in the first six months of the year, according to HFR, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index barely rose at all.
Hedge fund's bet on Obamacare pays off; China wants lots of Silicon Valleys; Banks probed re: FIFA; "Brave topless models defend First Amendment at courthouse"; and more.
Legendary hedge fund manager Kyle Bass gained notoriety for accurately predicting and profiting from the 2008 financial crisis. Bass was early to notice a bubble forming in subprime mortgages and in 2007 began purchasing credit default swaps on subprime residential mortgage backed securities. Show More Summary
Paulson & Company will pay $20 million for the San Juan Beach Hotel, one of several hotels in Puerto Rico that Mr. Paulson has acquired.