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What Is Carried Interest and How Does It Work?

What Is Carried Interest and How Does It Work?

Carried interest is generally a percentage of the profits generated by a hedge fund or private equity fund. It is what the managing partner receives as part of their compensation.

New York Investment Firm Discloses 10.3% Amag Stake, May Propose Changes

New York Investment Firm Discloses 10.3% Amag Stake, May Propose Changes

Caligan Partners holds nearly 3.5 million Amag shares at an average $8.44 each.

Care.com Jumps as Activist Investor Urges Review of Strategic Alternatives

Care.com Jumps as Activist Investor Urges Review of Strategic Alternatives

Care.com jumped after Engine Capital urged the online caregiving marketplace to explore strategic alternatives while it searches for a new CEO.

Anthony Scaramucci: Gold Is Only a Short-Term Hedge

Anthony Scaramucci: Gold Is Only a Short-Term Hedge

Long term, the yellow metal won't fix our issues.

How to Become a Hedge Fund Manager in 2019

How to Become a Hedge Fund Manager in 2019

What does it take to get into this high-powered corporate role? And is it really worth it?

Questions Swirl After Jeffrey Epstein Found Dead in Jail

Questions Swirl After Jeffrey Epstein Found Dead in Jail

Speculation continued over the weekend after disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in a Manhattan jail while awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges.

What Is a Hedge Fund and How Do They Work?

What Is a Hedge Fund and How Do They Work?

A hedge fund is a pool of money contributed by investors and run by a fund manager whose goal is to maximize returns and eliminate risk.

Francesca's Holdings Rebounds on Cross River Stake; Pier 1 Slumps More

Francesca's Holdings Rebounds on Cross River Stake; Pier 1 Slumps More

Specialty retailer Francesca's gets support from private equity stake in company.

Barnes & Noble Shares Off; Fourth-Quarter Loss Narrows on Lower Sales

Barnes & Noble Shares Off; Fourth-Quarter Loss Narrows on Lower Sales

The New York bookseller, which has agreed to be acquired by a hedge fund, reports a narrower fourth-quarter loss on lower sales.

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.