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ft.com - Anna Nicolaou in New York - Control of Tribune media group looks set to go to hedge fund
Control of Tribune media group looks set to go to hedge fund
Financial Times

Tribune journalists took to the streets over the weekend to voice their disapproval of the likely sale of one of America's largest newspaper companies to Alden, a hedge fund that has been a leading consolidator in the beleaguered local news…

knightnews.com - Alejandra Espinosa - Local journalists defend newsrooms against hedge fund Alden Global's bid
Local journalists defend newsrooms against hedge fund Alden Global's bid
KnightNews.com

Orlando Sentinel journalists and members of the community gathered at Lake Eola Park Saturday to demand that Tribune Publishing shareholders vote no on selling to Alden Global Capital. Tribune owns important news outlets in Orlando and around the…

venturebeat.com - Ahmad Alokush, Ahmadeus - 4 of the worst ways to use AI
4 of the worst ways to use AI
VentureBeat

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register fo r the AI event of the year. As the pandemic further accelerates our digital transformation, companies are relying even more on automation and particularly on artificial intelligence. Two-thirds of…

bloomberg.com - Pierre Paulden - Soros Bought Up Stocks Linked to Bill Hwang's Archegos Implosion
Soros Bought Up Stocks Linked to Bill Hwang's Archegos Implosion
Bloomberg

Soros Fund Management disclosed stakes in ViacomCBS, Discovery Investment firm added to Amazon position, exited Palantir Billionaire George Soros's investment firm snapped up shares of ViacomCBS, Discovery and Baidu as they were being sold off in…

seekingalpha.com - Jack Fischer - Hedging Against Inflation: General Commodities Funds Attract Weekly Inflows Record
Hedging Against Inflation: General Commodities Funds Attract Weekly Inflows Record
SeekingAlpha

The Federal Reserve has been prepping the market for the latest CPI results for what feels like an eternity. While the Fed has acknowledged the recent price increases, they plan on continuing their accommodative monetary policy until a strong labor…

forbes.com - Ollie Williams - Archegos Sparks Family Office Feud Among Their Billionaire Owners
Archegos Sparks Family Office Feud Among Their Billionaire Owners
Forbes

© 2012 Bloomberg Finance LP Archegos is the first big scandal to hit the family office sector, a newish industry built to serve the needs of billionaires. The impact will be huge, say insiders, as banks and regulators turn against family…

zerohedge.com - Soros Bought $375MM Of The Shares That Archegos Was Liquidating
Soros Bought $375MM Of The Shares That Archegos Was Liquidating
Zero Hedge

An interesting thing happened in late March as news spread that Bill Hwang's Archegos family office was liquidating after being hit with the biggest margin call since Lehman: George Soros, or rather his investment firm Soros Fund Management, was…

telegraph.co.uk - Matthew Lynn - While France fishes for concessions, Britain must keep its eyes on the prize
While France fishes for concessions, Britain must keep its eyes on the prize
The Telegraph

It is just a few cod and mackerel. Cornwall and St Helier are hardly crucial to the 21st century economy we are meant to be trying to create. And it is low tech, low productivity work compared to shuffling assets around on a computer screen. It is…

ft.com - Ortenca Aliaj, Miles Kruppa and James Fontanella-Khan - Spacs lose their deal 'pop' as fever fades
Spacs lose their deal 'pop' as fever fades
Financial Times

Shares in special purpose acquisition companies are sliding following takeover announcements, a marked reversal of the enthusiasm for these vehicles earlier this year which could threaten their ability to do deals. Of the 13 Spacs that have…

bloomberg.com - Vivien Lou Chen - Inflation Angst Turns TIPS Into Must-Watch $1.6 Trillion Market
Inflation Angst Turns TIPS Into Must-Watch $1.6 Trillion Market
Bloomberg

Auction next week means focus on TIPS market set to continue Market in ‘negative feedback loop on inflation,' trader says The U.S. is about to sell 10-year inflation-linked debt next week, keeping the spotlight on a corner of the bond market…

bloombergquint.com - Pierre Paulden - Soros Bought Up Stocks Linked to Bill Hwang's Archegos Implosion
Soros Bought Up Stocks Linked to Bill Hwang's Archegos Implosion
Bloomberg Quint

(Bloomberg) -- Billionaire George Soros's investment firm snapped up shares of ViacomCBS, Discovery and Baidu as they were being sold off in massive blocks during the collapse of Bill Hwang's Archegos Capital Management. Soros Fund Management…

ibankcoin.com - RaginCajun - Cathie Wood Gets Relief, $ARKK Bounces Back Over $100 - Momentum Trading with RaginCajun
Cathie Wood Gets Relief, $ARKK Bounces Back Over $100 - Momentum Trading with RaginCajun
iBankCoin

It has been a rough few weeks for momentum swing traders and anyone trading growth stocks similar to Cathie Wood's $ARKK fund. Indeed, the hedge funds had it out for Mrs. Wood the past week/month, but the feeling as of last Thursday felt a bit…

businessinsider.com - Dominic-Madori Davis - CEO of $100 million New Jersey deli has reportedly been fired
CEO of $100 million New Jersey deli has reportedly been fired
Business Insider

Hometown International has fired its CEO. The CEO is also the principal and wrestling coach at the local high school. The firing comes after questions about his role at the company. See more stories on Insider's business page. The CEO of a company…

ussanews.com - Constitutional Nobody - The Markets Are Rigged
The Markets Are Rigged
USSA News | The Tea Party's Front Page

At base, the markets are a con game where the rich and powerful employ a raft of confidence men to lure suckers into the latest mania. In this game, the suckers are the general public who are left holding the bag as the market bubble bursts while…

express.co.uk - Charlie Bradley - Eurostar row: UK 'has no obligation' to save rail service despite France pressure
Eurostar row: UK 'has no obligation' to save rail service despite France pressure
Express.co.uk

Eurostar 's annual revenues collapsed from £1billion (€1.1billion) in 2019 to about £180milllion (€208million) in 2020. It has already borrowed £400million (€450m) and received a cash injection of…

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