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Tracking the ensuing 'implosion' of the hedge fund sector.


Jun 18, 2016 ... The fund told investors of its plan to close in a letter Friday. It's the most high- profile shutdown since authorities forced Steve Cohen's controversial SAC Capital to close in 2013. A slew of factors — from a brewing insider-trading scandal to a contentious investment by Visium's founder that rankled investors ...


Jul 3, 2016 ... Morgan Stanley, Steve Cohen and others on Wall Street distanced themselves from hedge fund Visium as public pensions and endowments added money.


Sep 17, 2014 ... You can't make investment decisions looking solely at the fundamentals, this hedge fund manager said.


Jun 14, 2011 ... As with any hedge fund implosion, the reverberations of capital losses were felt far from the nerve center of the fund's 500 Boylston Street offices. In Sowood's case, investors saw their sizeable investments cut in half in one weekend. Numerous capital pools—including Harvard University—lost tens, even ...


Sep 1, 2015 ... The truly successful traders who have an edge in markets are able to adjust to new patterns, but they will be the first to tell you that such speculation is incredibly dangerous and often doomed to failure—such as the spectacular hedge fund implosion of Long-Term Capital Management in 1998. SO WHAT ...


Jan 23, 2015 ... Magnus Peterson is jailed for misleading investors ahead of his hedge fund's implosion.


Sep 28, 2016 ... "This is not as bad as Lehman and the mortgage crisis, or even the Long-Term Capital hedge fund implosion in the late 1990s," said Brad Lamensdorf, a portfolio manager for the Ranger Equity Bear (HDGE) exchange-traded fund. Lamensdorf started to short sell Deutsche Bank a few years ago due to ...


Wall Street has been rocked by an $8 billion hedge fund's implosion. Rock Wall HedgesWall StreetInvestorsRocksThe O'jaysStonesNatural Privacy Fences. Visium Asset Management, a multibillion-dollar hedge fund, has closed after a series of problems, founder Jacob Gottlieb told investors on Friday.