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Category Archives: SAC

Steve Cohen Hoping To Raise $20 Billion For Re-Launch Of SAC Capital

Steven Cohen is hoping to raise $20 billion for a new fund he plans to launch soon after his ban on managing outside money expires in January 2018, the Wall Street Journal reports. If Cohen is successful, it would be the largest hedge-fund launch on record. The sum would exceed the $16 billion his former […]

Bharara Joins The Trump “Resistance”: Asks If Any Public Servants Will Dare Say No To The President

It appears the so-called 'resistance' is coalescing around a number of fired-by-Trump formerly powerful Obama administration officials desperate to maintain the tyrannical Trump narrative. The latest is infamous non-prosecutor of Wall Street's worst Preet Bharara who questions: Are there still public servants who are prepared to say no to the president?   The U.S. attorney […]

Sheelah Kolhatkar: Hedge Funds Are The Robber Barons Of Our Time

Authored by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com, Sheelah Kolhatkar, former hedge fund analyst and staff writer at the New Yorker, thinks hedge funds have enjoyed enormous unfair advantages for far too long. In her recent book Black Edge: Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street, she […]

Is Obama A Russian Agent?

Authored by Dmitry Orlov, Sometimes a case looks weak because there is no “smoking gun”—no obvious, direct evidence of conspiracy, malfeasance or evil intent—but once you tally up all the evidence it forms a coherent and damning picture. And so it is with the Obama administration vis à vis Russia: by feigning hostile intent it […]

What A Commodity Trading Legend Is Buying Ahead Of The Next Crisis

When a commodity trading guru like Dwight Anderson, founder of the iconic Ospraie Management, has something to say on the market outlook, people tend to listen, especially when he’s consigning the last great commodity bull run to the dustbin of history and buying gold and farmland for the next crisis. Anderson is the former Tiger […]

Hedge Funds Haven’t Generated Any Alpha Since 2011: This Is What They Blame It On

To say that hedge funds have had a tough time navigating the world of activist central banks and pervasive central-planning, would be a vast understatement. As Barclays writes in a recent report titled “Against All Odds“, looking at hedge fund alpha and returns, from 1993 – May 2016, HFs produced cumulatively ~134% of alpha. However, […]

ZeroHedge: Despite “The Biggest F##king Bailout Ever” This Analyst Says S&P Will Drop 80%

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Nicholas Donato via Benzinga.com, Calling for an 80 percent drop in the S&P 500 is a bold claim, one that not too many people would make, unless they were convicted in their belief. Meet Etai Friedman, CEO of […]

ZeroHedge: Why The Founder Of A $35 Billion Hedge Fund Is “Very Worried”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. David Siegel is worried, very worried as a matter of fact. The co-founder of Two Sigma, the $35 billion hedge fund said at the Milken Institute Global Conference that he's "very worried" that machines could soon replace a large amount […]

ZeroHedge: Is Steve Cohen Back To His Criminal Ways

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Over five years ago, months before most had heard of “expert networks”, soon to be the fixture in the biggest FBI/DOJ/SEC crackdown against hedge fund insider trading in history, and years before it would become clear to everyone that the […]

ZeroHedge: The Democracy Of The Billionaires

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Authored by Nomi Prins, originally posted at TomDispatch.com, Speaking of the need for citizen participation in our national politics in his final State of the Union address, President Obama said, “Our brand of democracy is hard.” A more accurate characterization […]