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Hedge Fund Investors Demanding More Control

New York Post – The days of hedge funds operating behind a curtain may soon be over. Bruised and bloodied by unprecedented losses, hedge-fund investors are rebelling, demanding lower fees, greater transparency and, in a growing number of cases, unfettered […]

Competition Becomes Fierce for Financial Jobs

  West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net) – Employment offers in financial services fell by 11% in September compared to 6 months ago, according to Powerchex Limited, a pre-employment screening firm for financial institutions. Research by Powerchex showed that Investment Banks made […]

SEC Plans to Protect Lehman Investors

West Palm Beach (HedgeCo.net) – While coordinating with overseas regulators to protect Lehman’s customers and maintain orderly markets, the SEC staff who have been on-site at the U.S. broker-dealer will remain in place to oversee the orderly transfer of customer […]

Some option players hedge bets in Wells Fargo, SunTrust

Reuters – Some bearish option players are betting that Wells Fargo & Co and SunTrust Banks Inc  could both lose as much as 10 to 15 percent of their current stock values by October options expiration. Nagging worries about the […]

CEOs Launch Web Site To Protect Short Sellers

Washington Post – When the Securities and Exchange Commission issued an emergency order last month protecting the stocks of the country’s largest financial institutions against a form of short selling, three businessmen saw an opportunity. Harvey Pitt, SEC chairman from […]