Emma Trincal

Prior to joining TheStreet.com, Trincal spent four years at Institutional Investor News, covering asset-backed securities, CDOs and hedge funds for BondWeekthen and Alternative Investment News. Before that, she was a registered representative with the NASD and worked for Dean Witter Reynolds as an account executive. In France, she taught economics for a year at the university of Université Paris XII Creteil in Paris. Trincal received a bachelor's degree in political science from Institut d'Etudes Politiques (Political Science Institute) in Paris and a master's degree in economics from Université Paris I-Pantheon Sorbonne in Paris, France.

Recent Articles By The Author

Hedge Funds Decline In June

The industry suffers another tough month and misses the S&P's bounce from June 13 lows.

Mirant Rallies on Buyback

The company will also auction international assets, another move requested by activist hedge fund Pirate Capital.

Lacking Bidders, Houston Exploration May Falter

The company rejected a $62 bid from Jana as insufficient, but no other suitors have emerged.

Shorts Are Finding No Comfort in Tempur-Pedic

The mattress-maker is heavily shorted, but buying back stock and holding up to the competition.

Merge Technologies Comes Undone

Shares of the medical software maker plummet on a restatement and management shake-up. Delisting may be next.