July 21, 2018

Convicted Hedge Fund Manager of Galleon Group Sounds Off

Sri Lanka, home of the Colombo World Trade Center, and former hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam's origins

The convicted hedge fund manager of Galleon Group sounds off on his insider trading charges, his background, and indiscretions during his arrest. Raj Rajaratnam, the central character in the largest insider trading case, was extremely successful in his career as the hedge fund manager of one of the most-respected funds on Wall Street, becoming a […]

SAC Capital Insider Trading Rumors Sticking Around

SAC Capital Insider Trading Rumors are Sticking Around

SAC Capital insider trading rumors sticking around, write Jenny Strasburg and Jean Eaglesham in The Wall Street Journal. The hedge fund has been subpoenaed regarding insider trading of former employees and connections over the past year. Wall Street regulators expressed mounting concern about SAC Capital Advisors’ trading over a nine-year period, detailing in dozens of […]

Consultants Feed Not-Quite Insider Information to Hedge Funds

Washington Intelligence

Consultants feed not-quite insider Information to hedge funds says Brody Mullins and Susan Pulliam at the Wall Street Journal. Former lobbyists and other government insiders including former politicians have started second lives as consultants to hedge funds like Perry Capital and D. E. Shaw¬†on Washington’s decisions – before they happen. Expert networks have drawn regulatory […]