Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images Paul Marshall of Marshall Wace Asset Management leaves Portcullis House on January 27, 2009 in London. Paul Marshall, the cofounder and chairman of $ 20 billion plus London-based hedge fund Marshall Wace, has delivered a derisive critique of quantitative easing in a Financial Times opinion piece. In an article published Tuesday titled ‘Central banks […]

Budweiser maker AnheuserBusch InBev wants to buy Miller maker SABMiller, in what could be one of the top six corporate takeovers in history. And one Brazilian billionaire is behind it all. Remember Jorge Lemann? He’s the head of private equity firm 3G Capital, which has done deals with Kraft, Heinz, and Burger King. In 1999, Lemann […]

According to one former hedge fund titan, finding the best talent is the most difficult part of running your own firm.  Arthur “Art” Samberg, the former CEO of Pequot Capital, described his assessment process in an interview with OneWire’s Skiddy von Stade. At one point, Pequot Capital was the biggest hedge fund in the world, managing […]