Feb 17, 2011 10:02 AM IST
Stiffer prison terms should be given to people convicted of sophisticated insider trading schemes, the US prosecutor in charge of recent cases involving so-called expert networking firms and hedge funds said on Wednesday.
- Feb 12, 2011 12:09 PM IST
Hedge funds and banks are piling into the secondary market for claims against fraudster Bernard Madoff, buoyed by the trustee's success in recouping victim's cash, one of Britain's biggest hedge fund market makers said.
- Feb 11, 2011 03:05 PM IST
Hedge funds are taking risk management far more seriously, cutting fees and increasing transparency to woo institutions that contribute the most assets to the USD 1.9 trillion hedge fund industry, a survey shows.
- Feb 09, 2011 05:17 PM IST
Has the time come to buy some of the world's most unloved investments, such as Greek bonds, and stick them in the bottom drawer?
- Jan 08, 2011 10:29 AM IST
Hedge funds ended the year with double-digit gains but lagged behind the average stock market indexes and fell short of the average stock mutual fund's returns as well as their own more powerful rise in 2009.