Markets

The ‘big squeeze’: Ray Dalio, founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, breaks down how the next financial meltdown will look different from the last

Ray Dalio, the founder and cochief investment officer of Bridgewater Associates – the world’s largest hedge fund – spoke with Henry Blodget at Business Insider’s IGNITION conference on Monday. Dalio outlined why he thinks the next financial crisis will be different from the last, and placed great emphasis on a […]
The ‘big squeeze’: Ray Dalio, founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, breaks down how the next financial meltdown will look different from the last
Markets

Meet the wealth firm that proudly hires brokers with checkered pasts — from hot-dog thieves to serial email deleters

A Florida wealth-management firm that oversees $US2.5 billion hires brokers who’ve had run-ins with the law or regulators. Some of the brokers reported minor infractions, such as shoplifting as a teenager, while others faced enforcement actions from groups like the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. The midsize firm’s strategy – which […]
Meet the wealth firm that proudly hires brokers with checkered pasts — from hot-dog thieves to serial email deleters