Hedge Fund News
Red card: Ousted CEO sent threats, soccer ball to investor
An activist investment firm that was seeking the ouster of the CEO of Arconic said it received a letter with veiled threats as well as a commemorative soccer ball from the executive, who has since resigned
CSX predicts 25 percent profit jump as restructuring begins
CSX says restructuring and cost-cutting by new CEO Hunter Harrison will give a big boost to the railroad's earnings this year
CSX 1Q profit rises slightly as restricting limits profit
CSX Corp.'s first-quarter profit rose about 2 percent as the railroad hauled more, but the results were hurt by restructuring expenses of $173 million
Huge indeed: $107 million in donations for Trump's inaugural
Rich Americans and big American companies, including owners of NFL teams, helped pour $107 million into the committee that put on Donald Trump's presidential inaugural events
'Billions' creators react to the firing of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara
The creators of "Billions," a TV drama loosely based on the story of famed U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara 's investigation of a Wall Street hedge-fund manager, are speaking out after the prosecutor was fired by the Justice Department . Bharara, who was U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New
Democrats, some Republicans, condemn Preet Bharara being 'fired'
Following Preet Bharara 's announcement Saturday that he was "fired" from his position as the most prominent U.S. attorney in the nation, condemnation over his dismissal came quickly from Democrat -- and even some Republican -- officials. "Today, I was fired from my position as U.S. attorney for
Steve Mnuchin: Everything you need to know about the new Treasury secretary
Former Goldman Sachs executive and hedge fund CEO Steve Mnuchin was confirmed as the new Secretary of the Treasury Monday by a 53-47 margin. Mnuchin previously served as President Trump's finance chairman during his campaign. Over the years, Mnuchin has been a Hollywood producer and a Democratic
Senate Confirmation Hearings Continued Today for Treasury and Energy Secretary Nominees
The Trump administration has received criticism for the lack of diversity in its cabinet picks.
Trump's Treasury Secretary Pick Steven Mnuchin Says Tax Laws Have to Be 'Simpler and More Effective'
Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Treasury secretary, faced tough questioning at his confirmation hearing today, as members of the Senate Finance Committee grilled him on his role in IndyMac, the failed bank that was seized by the U.S. government, and his stance on sanctions.