The organization's annual Wall Street dinner drew a star-studded guest list of financial titans. Boaz Weinstein, 39, the founder of Saba Capital, and Robert S. Kapito, the president of BlackRock, were the main honorees.
By Dividendinvestr: Boaz Weinstein, the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Saba Capital, a $5.7-billion credit relative value hedge fund, is one of the hedge fund managers identified in Ernst & Young and The Hedge Fund Journal's...Show More Summary
Hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital, has garnered a lot of attention in the last couple of months. That's because Weinstein has been identified as one of the people that got on the other side of JP Morgan's...Show More Summary
By Qineqt: JPMorgan Trading Loss Saba Capital Management founder Boaz Weinstein was the first one to draw attention to outsize bets by a JPMorgan Chase (JPM) trader. It was only then that on May 10, 2012, JPM's CEO first announced a credit derivatives trade loss of $2 billion, and figured that it may surge by at least another $1 billion. Show More Summary
Saba Capital Management has exited from a series of credit derivatives trades that pitted the New York hedge fund against now-infamous derivatives trades by the London-based Chief Investment Office of J.P. Morgan, according to people familiar with the matter.
Saba Capital Management’s Boaz Weinstein recently exited a now famous and profitable credit derivative bet against JPMorgan, according to sources familiar with the trade. In May, JPMorgan reported a $2 billion trading loss in its chief...Show More Summary
Boaz Weinstein, the chess-playing hedge fund manager who successfully bet against JPMorgan Chase's London Whale, is moving on to the next big trade. Weinstein made headlines when his hedge fund, Saba Capital, took a long position in a credit derivative called the Markit CDX NA IG Series 9 index, which turned ... More »
Hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital, is said to exit trades against JPMorgan's "London Whale", Bloomberg News reports. Only a headline has crossed, so we'll have more details in a moment. On May 10th, JPMorgan...Show More Summary
Two days ago we made a simple observation: back in September 2011, Weinstein's firm SABA Capital hired one of the key JPMorgan prop traders - Maitland Hudson - who "ran JPMorgan’s proprietary trading of derivatives tied to commercial-mortgage...Show More Summary
As we predicted some time ago, it would be only a matter of time before the story of how one failed prop desk trader, in this case Boaz Weinstein who blew up DB Prop only to be resurrected as the successful head of Saba Capital, took down the London whale Bruno Iksil. Show More Summary
The New York Times served up another of those paeans to the victorious financial speculators on Sunday. This one glorifies a 38-year old Boaz Weinstein of Saba Capital. He is one of the people who early on recognized that something was going on with the credit default swaps market in the City of London. The NYT wants you to know that they are the winners and you are the losers.
Hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital and former co-head of credit trading at Deutsche Bank, is said to be killing it this month. Bloomberg reports that the legendary derivatives trader's Saba Capital, a credit-focused...Show More Summary
Everyone has been talking about how legendary derivatives trader Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital and former co-head of credit trading at Deutsche Bank, is the man on the other side of the disastrous JPMorgan trade. I wasShow More Summary
Legendary hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein bought one of the three Upper East Side apartments owned by the late reclusive copper heiress Huguette Clark, MSNBC's Bill Dedman reports. Weinstein -- the founder of Saba Capital and former...Show More Summary
This isn't just a candidate for chart of the day or even chart of the week. Hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein, founder of Saba Capital and former co-head of credit trading at Deutsche Bank, presented this at a conference...
Hedge fund manager Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital and former co-head of credit trading at Deutsche Bank, caught our attention during a presentation he gave recently with this awesome chart explaining the eurozone crisis. The...Show More Summary
Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital and former co-head of credit trading at Deutsche Bank, revealed his big trade idea Thursday at the Harbor Investment Conference. The derivatives trader and legendary hedge fund manager said...Show More Summary
Boaz Weinstein, the founder of Saba Capital and former co-head of credit trading at Deutsche Bank, said he's long Italian sovereign debt right now, in an exclusive interview with Bloomberg TV's Stephanie Ruhle. "We think Italian debt...Show More Summary
Saba Capital Management has hired Throgmorton to provide back office services for its new UK office reports FINAlternatives. Boaz Weinstein’s Saba Capital’s Impressive... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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