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Seth Klarman, president and CEO of the The Baupost Group

An unauthorized copy of an investing bible that Wall Streeters pay thousands of dollars for was up for grabs on Kindle for $9.99

A Kindle copy of "Margin of Safety," written by the billionaire value investor and hedge fund manager Seth Klarman, briefly sold for $9.99. Hard copies of the out-of-print book, which is considered a bible of value investing, sell for thousands of dollars.
Steve Cohen.

Steve Cohen’s hedge fund Point72 has reportedly been blocked from taking British money

The UK regulator has reportedly denied Point72 permission to take British money. Cohen was banned from managing money for two years in 2013 after his former hedge fund, SAC Capital, pleaded guilty to insider trading charges in the US.
Ray Dalio.

Bridgewater, the world’s largest hedge fund, is reportedly changing up its management structure as Dalio takes a lesser role

Ray Dalio, the founder of Bridgewater Associates, is giving more control to other execs in the latest change at the world's largest hedge fund.
Nigel Farage speaks during a Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump campaign rally in Jackson

Hedge funds paid big money for private polls on Brexit, and then made hundreds of millions as markets went haywire

Hedge funds aiming to win big money from the Brexit vote in 2016 hired major polling companies and bought voting data before public release in order to profit from the event, in a practice which has been revealed for the first time by a Bloomberg investigation.

‘Billions’ star Maggie Siff on how Tony Robbins helped her prep, and why her character feels like a ‘big cosmic joke’

"Billions" star Maggie Siff has had an impressive career picking roles on iconic shows like "Mad Men" and "Sons of Anarchy." In an interview with Business Insider, Siff mentioned two people who inspired her "Billions" character: self-help guru Tony Robbins and Ari Kiev.
A casino dealer collects chips at a roulette table inside Solaire Casino in Pasay city, Metro Manila, Philippines, March 27, 2015.

A crypto trader setting up a hedge fund apologised for making so much money

Hedge fund lawyer John Lore told BI: "They’d put in approximately $600,000 and they, in January, were sitting at over $8 million. My son took one look at that and decided he’s going to be a cryptocurrency manager."

The world’s biggest hedge fund warns: ‘2019 is setting up to be a dangerous period for the economy’

"We are bearish on almost all financial assets," the firm said in a note seen by Business Insider and first reported by ZeroHedge. "While markets are still pricing in goldilocks conditions, compounding the risks."
A sign is seen in a restaurant where a Bitcoin ATM is located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada June 3, 2017.

Universities are starting to invest in crypto, according to an industry lawyer

"We’re seeing some academic institutions getting involved on a limited basis for strategic reasons," said John Lore, the founder pf Capital Fund Law Group. The group has advised around 30 crypto hedge funds on setting up.
Hedge fund founder Jim Simons of Renaissance Technologies topped this year's rich list.

The top 25 hedge fund managers earned a combined $15.4 billion last year

Institutional Investor is out with its list of top-earning hedge funds and the numbers are eyepopping. Renaissance Technologies’ Jim Simons topped the list, earning $1.7 billion.

Hedge funds love these 25 stocks

Boeing was the biggest loser on this quarter's list, moving up 10 spots compared to the previous quarter, while Intel was the biggest gainer, up 10 spots.