Bridgewater Associates

Patriot Bank supports CT youth with Carver Foundation & Diddy

Patriot Bank helps support Connecticut youth via the Carver Foundation & Sean "Diddy" Combs<p>Patriot Bank, N.A. headquartered in Stamford, CT is a …

Sean Combs

Maybe the Future of Fund Management Isn’t So Bleak

Another week, and another consultancy firm is warning that the asset management industry faces a crisis in the coming years. I’m starting to wonder whether the apocalyptic warnings about the future of money managers underestimate the plasticity of the world of investment.<p>Twice as Nice<p>Assets flowed …

Stock Markets

Build the Right Things — A 5 Step Plan to a Rock-Solid Product Roadmap

Building a product is complicated. There are many factors that drive the decision of what to build and when. You may get a feature request from an …

Product Management

The End is Near For the Economic Boom

<b>THE OPTIMISM IS BEAMING</b> like the summer sun. America’s big-company CEOs are bursting with confidence, in June expecting to take in even more revenue …

Economics

4 Powerful Leadership Lessons From a CEO Who Helped Transform a Major Bank

Success is often thought to be easy when you are not given the entire picture. Many may assume that notable business leaders experienced smooth …

Leadership

Amazon Tests Out Two Tools to Help Keep Its Cloud Secure

Amazon Web Services is the world's biggest cloud provider. As a result, its security directly influences that of countless websites and online …

Cloud Computing

Ex-Point72 portfolio manager to launch macro hedge fund Entheos: sources

© Reuters. Ex-Point72 portfolio manager to launch macro hedge fund Entheos: sources<p>By Kate Duguid<p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - Erik Cetrulo, a former …

Investing

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Attend Under 30 2018 In Boston: 9/30 - 10/3<p>The Under 30 Summit is an open forum for Under 30 listmakers—past, present and future—to take the stage and share their stories. If you are not a listmaker and would like to request a Premium Pass or purchase another ticket level, please use the link below …

Music Festivals

Ray Dalio breaks down his "Holy Grail" - Video | Investopedia

Small Business<p>Follow Ray Dalio's journey from adolescent stock trader to running the world's top hedge fund.<p>Investing<p>Bridgewater Associates, the firm …

Investing

3 Stocks the World's Best Investors Are Buying Right Now

The world's top investors are betting big on Apple, Newfield Exploration, and Alphabet.<p>The bull market might seem to be losing momentum as it enters …

Investing

Intelligo gives background checks the AI treatment

Running a background check for a sensitive job in an investment bank, government office or large corporation traditionally takes 10 to 15 days. In …

Israel

M&A daily wrap: Rising Stars of Private Equity, Ethan Liebermann, TA Associates, Jennifer Roach, Yellow Wood

<b>Mergers & Acquisitions</b> has announced the <b>Rising Stars of Private Equity</b>. These 11 up-and-coming investors are expected to play significant leadership …

Cannabis Industry

CEO of world’s largest asset manager says tariff clash could knock 10% to 15% off the stock market

Larry Fink, CEO of world’s largest asset management firm, BlackRock Inc., says that trade wars pose a looming threat for Wall Street, despite a …

Stock Markets

Bridgewater Shuts Stamford Road For Party, Draws Scrutiny: Report

Whether the road in question, Harbor Point Road, is private or public reportedly is a bit of a mystery.<p>STAMFORD, CT — A party last week thrown by …

Hedge Funds

After Some Pushed Universal Basic Income, a Study Revealed Its Eye-Popping Price Tag

An idea that has garnered support across the political spectrum, universal basic income (UBI) would provide people with minimum amount in annual pay, …

Universal Basic Income

The stock-market bull is still on its feet

The story of Juan José Padilla must be legend within the Spanish bullfighting community. Blinded by a bull in one eye in late 2011 after badly losing his footing in a bullring, the matador made a stunning comeback to the arena about six months later, much to the utter shock of fans.<p>Similarly, Wall …

Stock Markets

Robos’ Early Casualties

By<p>July 13, 2018 2:18 p.m. ET<p>The first-mover advantage has long been overstated, especially in technology. Even the second, still-early wave is often …

Fidelity Investments

Principles: Life and Work

Overview<p>Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio<p><b>#1 New York Times Bestseller</b><p><b>“Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving.” —The</b> …

Barnes & Noble

4 Ways to Create a Learning Culture on Your Team

Technology is disrupting every industry and area of life, and work is no exception. One of the main career implications of the digital revolution is a shift in demand for human expertise. For instance, LinkedIn’s talent research shows that half of today’s most in-demand skills weren’t even on the …

Human Resources

Universal Basic Income would cost taxpayers $3.8T per year: study

Well the money has to come from somewhere!<p>Doling out a Universal Basic Income of $12,000 a year to every American citizen would cost taxpayers $3.8 …

Income Inequality

CSO Spotlight: Justin Berman, Zenefits

<i>Justin is the CISO at Zenefits, where he leads all security and IT efforts. He brings more than a decade of security and technology experience from</i> …

Bridgewater Associates

Bridgewater's Jensen: Cash a 'viable alternative' to U.S. stocks, bonds

NEW YORK, July 12 (Reuters) - Bridgewater Associates, the world’s biggest hedge fund, is bracing for a long stretch of underperformance by U.S. stocks and bonds.<p>“U.S. markets are not in long-term equilibrium,” Greg Jensen, Bridgewater’s co-chief investment officer, said in a telephone interview …

Stock Markets

Universal basic income would cost the US up to $3.8 trillion per year — Bridgewater estimate

Bridgewater Associates’ Ray Dalio, the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, is analyzing the social and financial viability of a widely-debated …

Income Inequality

M&A daily wrap: Serena Williams, LeBron James, Greg Norman, Maria Sharapova, Tim Hortons, Goldman Sachs

If you’ve had a beer and chicken wings while waiting for a flight at the <b>Raleigh-Durham International Airport,</b> or grabbed a smoothie while shopping at …

Cannabis Industry

Pretty Soon, You'll Get to Invest Just Like Ray Dalio

Ray Dalio may be slowing down, but the investment strategy he popularized is just getting started.<p>Bloomberg News reported recently that Dalio, founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates LP, will spread the firm’s ownership among more employees and give them a say about …

Investing

A Robo-Advisor Winds Down

By<p>July 11, 2018 11:55 a.m. ET<p>The robo-advisor movement is going strong, but the nuts and bolts of competition are taking out the smaller players.<p>On …

Business

Lamont wants to address Connecticut's 'affordable housing crisis'

Democratic gubernatorial contender 'not a big fan' of Malloy's First Five/Next Five economic development program<p><b>Scott Benjamin</b><p><b>NEW HAVEN – Democratic</b> …

Housing

China's capital market opening-up attracts foreign asset management firms - Xinhua

BEIJING, July 10 (Xinhua) -- More foreign asset management firms are expanding into China as the country's capital market offers more investment …

News (China)

SEC, strapped for funds, can't police financial markets

The most recent Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) budget request (for fiscal 2019) is $1.6 billion. Is this a big number for our nation’s …

Finance

Smart People on Wall Street Are Buying These 3 Stocks. Should You?

A panel of Motley Fool investors weighs in on whether you should follow some of Wall Street's top minds in buying Sempra Energy, General Motors, and …

Investing