A. Alex Porter, who applied the lessons he learned at the first hedge fund, A.W. Jones & Co., as a founder of what today is Amici Capital LLC, has died. He was 75.
The legendary economist and investor Benjamin Graham is widely known as the father of value investing. He may also be the father of the hedge-fund industry.
Meet Mickey Cohen, a hedge-fund hero in January 2007.
With so many business books spilling from the shelves, we’re often asked for a comprehensive list of recommendations. Here’s an updated list of 50 top titles published since Jan. 1, 2009.
Hedge-fund billionaires are envied and hated, demonized and mocked. Their outlandish behavior hasn’t done much for their image, as Sebastian Mallaby shows in “More Money Than God,” a history of the alpha males who play the alpha game.
With so many business books being published each month, we’re often asked for recommendations. Here are 30 of our favorite hardbacks published this year.