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Eliot Spitzer’s first day teaching at CCNY

Hooker-loving ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer knocked the socks off the students at his lecture Tuesday at City College. Students attending his law and public policy course laughed and even applauded as Spitzer delivered a lively talk that cited big thinkers ranging […]

5:15 Capital Starts Hedge Fund With Nod to Who Song

Bloomberg – Three traders from Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP and RBS Greenwich Capital Markets started a government-bond hedge fund named for one of their favorite songs by the Who. 5:15 Capital Management LLC, named for the track “5:15” on […]

The Hedge Fund Meltdown: Another Reason Wealth Needs Spreading

AlterNet – Jack Nash, a key pioneer of the global hedge fund industry, passed away this past summer. Much of the rest of the industry may soon join him six feet under. The industry, one insider told the Financial Times […]