U.S. markets watchdog Clayton says SEC should not ban short-selling of shares
on March 30, 2020 at 6:45 pm
The head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday that it should not ban short-selling of shares, amid speculation on further measures the agency might take to arrest a market...
Colombia's ELN guerrillas declare unilateral cease-fire amid coronavirus
on March 30, 2020 at 2:43 pm
The National Liberation Army (ELN), the largest active guerrilla group in Colombia, will observe a unilateral cease-fire for one month from April 1 in an effort to help stem the spread of...
Hedge fund Fir Tree puts $410 million dislocation fund to work
on March 27, 2020 at 7:31 pm
After years of waiting and watching from afar, hedge fund Fir Tree Partners is spending $410 million from its dislocation funds on stocks, pockets of the credit market and other securities, sure the...
Your Money: The one document Americans need now - Power of attorney
on March 27, 2020 at 3:45 pm
If you live in the United States and really want to be prepared for coronavirus, experts say you need a fully executed power of attorney, which designates a trusted person to take over your finances...
Ackman says TV interview did not lead to profit on trades
on March 27, 2020 at 2:17 pm
Billionaire investor William Ackman said a CNBC television interview he gave last week was not designed to profit from any trades, dismissing some media speculation he had purposely pushed markets...