Favorable weather and tax climates draw hedge funds into Miami... [more]Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Hedge funds are flowing into Miami, Florida after they are drawn to the city’s favorable weather and tax climates," said attorney Carlos Deupi, chairman of the Miami Finance Forum. "Hedge funds have been moving from New York and elsewhere to Miami. The hedge fund in
Financial market manipulation is the new trend: Can it continue?... [more]From Pavda.ru: A dangerous new trend is the successful manipulation of the financial markets by the Federal Reserve, other central banks, private banks, and the US Treasury. The Federal Reserve reduced real interest rates on US government debt obligations first to zero and then pushed real interest
Regulatory - Focus remains on governance in fund industry... [more]From CNSBusiness.com: Corporate governance remains an important factor for investors in hedge funds, according to a report by offshore law firm Walkers. In their outlook report for 2015 the firm said that the legacy of investor experiences in the wake of the 2008 downturn has led to an inevitable fo
…And Finally - The Chinese way to defrost meat... [more]From Newsoftheweird.com: A passerby shooting video in November outside the Lucky River Chinese restaurant in San Francisco caught an employee banging large slabs of frozen meat on the sidewalk -- which was an attempt, said the manager, to defrost them.
A KPIX-TV reporter, visiting the precise