What to Expect
Traditionally, presidential races slip into a relatively quiet July doldrums, before the late-summer party conventions kick the race into a higher gear
The Tea Party movement burst onto the political scene three years ago.
Romney Has Millions in IRA, Report Says
This could prove to be one heck of a required minimum distribution. The Wall Street Journal’s Mark Maremont reports that Mitt Romney has between $20.7 million and $101.6 million in his individual retirement account.
Private Equity Firms Shovel Millions to Congress: MapLight Analysis
Political Action Committees (and individuals connected to private equity and investment firms have given more than $17 million to lawmakers that have been serving since the 109th Congress, a new report released Tuesday by the nonpartisan political research firm MapLight shows.
Private Equity, Neuberger Berman Management Buy Firm
Two major private equity firms, along with some of the current management of Neuberger Berman, will acquire the asset management remainder of the former Lehman...
CalPERS Adds More to the Hedge Fund Roster
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (HedgeWorld.com)--Officials at the California Public Employees' Retirement System tacked on an additional US$242.5 million in commitments to hedge funds. The US$140 billion pension fund...