Meredith Whitney to Lead Hedge Fund
The popular analyst is known for correctly predicting Citi's woes and erring in her outlook of muni bond doom.
Meredith Whitney: I’m a ‘Growth Chaser,’ Not a ‘Doom and Gloomer’
Star analyst Meredith Whitney kicked off the IMCA conference Sunday in Seattle by decrying her reputation as a “doom and gloomer.”
Borzi, Whitney, Taleb to Speak at IMCA Annual Conference
April showers will bring financial advisors to Seattle for the Investment Management Consultant Association conference, starting Sunday.
After Stockton, Economist Sees More Pain in California and Beyond
For a broader look at the municipal finance crisis affecting California and the nation, AdvisorOne spoke with Bill Watkins, a veteran economic forecaster.
Meredith Whitney: Government Case Against S&P ‘Hard to Believe’
She discussed the government’s case against the ratings agency, her municipal bond call and her thoughts on new Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat.
Bearish Bremmer, Bullish Bernstein Clash at IMCA Forum
Take your pick: the free markets are in their death throes, or we are in the middle of the biggest bull market we’ll ever see.
Meredith Whitney Likes Banks. Should You?
Star analyst, who misfired on muni bust prediction, says sector poised for double-digit returns through 2013.
Loss of Tax-Exempt Status Could Hurt Banks With Muni Exposure
Meredith Whitney’s warnings about a wave of bankruptcies two years ago didn’t kill munis, but will ending their tax-exempt status push these securities over the fiscal cliff?
In Muni Sector, High-Yield Bonds Are Cooling, but State Bonds Are Hot
Municipal bonds tied to the tobacco settlement have been hot lately, returning over 19% so far this year, but that doesn’t mean investors should inhale, says an S&P analyst.
First Eagle Fund Soars in High Yield Space
The fund has gone from $20 million in AUM to $600 million since the beginning of 2012, all from retail inflows.