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Hedge Funds Ease Off Scaramucci's SALT

Hedge Funds Ease Off Scaramucci's SALT

One thing was missing from former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci's 10th annual Skybridge Alternatives Conference SALT in Las Vegas last week: The 'Billions/Bobby Axelrod' Baller hedge fund manager. And it was a good thing.

Allergan Stock Slips Despite Beat and Raised Guidance

Allergan Stock Slips Despite Beat and Raised Guidance

Shares of the maker of Botox are struggling despite its latest results exceeding expectations.

KKR Profit Nearly Triples in First Quarter as U.S. Stocks Rallied

KKR Profit Nearly Triples in First Quarter as U.S. Stocks Rallied

KKR, the $200 billion U.S. private-equity firm, benefited from higher performance revenue and investment income during a period when the S&P 500 jumped by the most in 10 years.

At Last, Wells Fargo Shareholders Are Happy With Scandal-Plagued Board

At Last, Wells Fargo Shareholders Are Happy With Scandal-Plagued Board

The scandal-plagued U.S. bank, under strict sanctions from the Federal Reserve, recently lost its second CEO in four years. But shareholders are now happy with the makeup of the board of directors, led by Chair Betsy Duke.

Aurora Cannabis Invests in Vacuum Tech Company EnWave

Aurora Cannabis Invests in Vacuum Tech Company EnWave

Canadian marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis signs a licensing agreement and gave $10 million in capital to seal-vacuum tech company EnWave to give it exclusive rights to EnWave's vacuum-drying dehydration technology.

Caesars Names Rodio as New CEO, Forms Committee to Explore Sale of Company

Caesars Names Rodio as New CEO, Forms Committee to Explore Sale of Company

Casino operator Caesars Entertainment formally announces appointment of Anthony Rodio as CEO; officially forms transaction committee to explore potential sale.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Shareholders Approve Celgene Tie-Up

Bristol-Myers Squibb Shareholders Approve Celgene Tie-Up

Three quarters of Bristol-Myers Squibb shareholders vote to approve the deal with Celgene, paving the way for the largest pharmaceutical takeover in history.

Caesars Will Put Itself Up for Sale as Soon as This Week - Report

Caesars Will Put Itself Up for Sale as Soon as This Week - Report

The New York Post reports that Caesars Entertainment, owner of the Harrah's and Bally's hotels and casinos, could put itself up for sale as soon as this week.

Cerner Stock Jumps 10% on Stock Buyback and Truce with Activist Firm Starboard

Cerner Stock Jumps 10% on Stock Buyback and Truce with Activist Firm Starboard

Shares of health-care-technology provider surge after the company announces agreement with Starboard to appoint new directors.

Starboard Withdraws Proxy Battle on Dollar Tree

Starboard Withdraws Proxy Battle on Dollar Tree

Hedge fund activist firm Starboard drops its proxy battle with Dollar Tree as management agrees to implement some of its recommendations.