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  • Hedge fund exit requests rise to 11-month high in November

    LONDON (Reuters) - Client requests to take out money from hedge funds rose to an 11-month high in November, data released on Thursday showed. The SS&C GlobeOp Forward Redemption Indicator, a snapshot of hedge fund clients giving notice to withdraw cash...
  • Jana Partners lines up five executives to serve on PetSmart board: filing

    (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC has lined up five executives who are willing to serve as directors on PetSmart Inc's board if the activist hedge fund is not satisfied with the outcome of the pet food retailer's strategic review, the fund said in a filing on...
  • U.S. Federal Reserve to review how it supervises major banks

    U.S. Federal Reserve to review how it supervises major banks
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve said on Thursday it has launched a review of how it oversees major banks, calling on its inspector general to help with the probe after a series of critical reports. Separate studies to be undertaken by the...
  • Bill Gross of Janus to manage $500 mln for Soros fund

    (Reuters) - Bill Gross just got a huge vote of confidence from legendary investor George Soros. Soros Fund Management LLC, which Soros chairs, has invested $500 million in an account run by Gross at Janus Capital Group Inc, the Denver-based firm said...
  • Politics And Prison: From Serving The Public To Serving Time

    Politics And Prison: From Serving The Public To Serving Time
    It was during a run of particularly good luck for law enforcement but bad luck for the political class that the FBI issued an assessment of the local political landscape that has lost none of its bite. "If things keep going the way they have been in...
  • Fed inflation goal and the 'coming years' mirage: James Saft

    (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's 2 percent inflation objective feels more and more like an aspiration or, maybe, like steadily rising middle-class wages, a nostalgic anachronism. Policy-makers noted in the minutes from their October meeting that...
  • U.S.-based Japanese stock funds add $1 billion over week: Lipper

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors in U.S.-based funds added $1 billion into Japanese equity funds in the week ended Nov. 19, posting a fourth straight week of net inflows, data from Thomson Reuters' Lipper service showed on Thursday. The flows marked the...
  • SEC official: Stop spending time writing rules to protect millionaires

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top U.S. regulator on Thursday decried a push by some investor advocates to change the rules that define who can qualify to invest in riskier private security deals, saying it is straining resources and that "millionaires can fend...
  • Charlie Dent to chair veterans' spending panel

    Charlie Dent to chair veterans' spending panel
    Congressman Charlie Dent will chair a House spending panel focused on veterans affairs and military construction. House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-KY, on Thursday announced his panel's 12 "cardinals" — Capitol Hill shorthand...
  • Fremaux, Tavernier Drive Into Exhibition at Institut Lumiere

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - In an ground-breaking move on the part of a public-funded institution, Lyon's Institut Lumiere, headed by Thierry Fremaux and president Bertrand Tavernier, is driving into private-sector exhibition, acquiring two celebrating...
  • Investors overpaying for yield after years of low rates

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Six years of interest rate suppression by the U.S. Federal Reserve has driven up prices for high-yielding assets and forced investors searching for income to overpay for everything from junk bonds to stocks that pay big dividends, top...