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Former Hedge Fund Managers Charged With Insider Trading, Court Decision Reversed…


Thursday, December 11, 2014

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York said prosecutors obtainable in short supply evidence to convict Todd Newman, a former assortment manager at Diamondback Capital Management, and Anthony Chiasson, co-founder of Level Global Investors. "Although the government might like the law to be different, nothing in the law requires symmetry of in sequence ...

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How to Invest: Corporate Bonds vs Treasury Bonds


Monday, September 29, 2014

How to Invest: Corporate Bonds vs Treasury Bonds Types of Bonds / who is issuing them? Agency Bonds (Agencies): Securities issued by government organizations and government sponsored entities or GSE’s make up a sector of bonds referred to as agencies. These bonds are generally appointed to assist in public aid, including agricultural and housing-related projects. The Government ...

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How to Invest: Bond Yield and Return Explained


Monday, September 29, 2014

Learning the Markets - Yield and Return Explained Different Yield Types and Return Calculations Current Yield: What the bond annually pays divided by the bonds current price. This tells investors what they’ll earn if a bond is bought and held for a year. When you invest in a bond that trades at a premium or discount, current ...

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