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What Is About To Crash - The Markets, The Economy? Neither, Even If Greenspan (Who?) Says So!

Terry Connelly | Posted 05.15.2016 | Business
Terry Connelly

It's late spring, and the Chicken Littles are back. They don't fly but they do cluck.

Ben Walsh

If Pimco Were A Country, It Would Be The Most Unequal Place On The Planet | Ben Walsh | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business

The salaries at Pimco confirm what researchers have been saying about income inequality in America: far more than the 1 percent, it’s the skyrocketing compensation of the 0.1 and 0.01 percent that are driving the rise in income inequality. Everyone – from the merely highly-paid to low-wage workers – is losing ground to the new income elite.

Billionaire 'Bond King,' Erotic Sneezing Enthusiast, Quits Job Just Ahead Of Firing

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 09.27.2014 | Business

One of the most powerful, and definitely the most eccentric, bond traders on the planet was moments away from being fired before announcing his resign...

Billionaire Feels 'Guilty' About 'Having Gotten Rich At The Expense' Of All Of Us

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 10.31.2013 | Business

It's a Halloween miracle: A member of the 1 percent is fighting for the rest of us, and probably spooking the hell out of his own kind. Wealthy peo...

Pimco's Gross Jumping Into Managed Futures

Daniel P. Collins | Posted 10.23.2013 | Business
Daniel P. Collins

Over the past few months I have been hearing a lot of pouting regarding managed futures. A lot of managers are having a hard time raising money because of poor recent performance and some are paring back their marketing efforts.

Giant Money Manager Accused Of Cheating During Crisis

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.14.2013 | Business

The world's largest bond-fund manager frequently engaged in shady practices, including insider trading, price manipulation and actively betting agains...

FedEx's $5,000 Gamble. Literally.

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.15.2012 | Business

Desperate times call for desperate measures. That’s one business principle you likely won’t need to explain to FedEx founder Fred Smith. In Fed...

Four Years After the Financial Implosion, Questions Finally Begin to Be Asked

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 11.16.2012 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The issue of insider trading from information emanating from Treasury Secretary Paulson's office was a focus of ruminations from this corner some four years ago. But hard questions, perhaps until now, have been few and far between.

Why Bill Gross Thinks Paul Ryan Is Good With Numbers

Posted 08.29.2012 | Business

Paul Ryan just got a new supporter. Sort of. Bill Gross, the co-chief investment officer of PIMCO and arguably the most well-known bond investor i...


The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.17.2012 | Business

Everyone is wrong sometimes. Even economists, politicians and pundits. Predictions about the economy can often be confusing and contradictory. Is i...

Two Silly Predictions You Should Ignore

Dan Solin | Posted 10.14.2012 | Business
Dan Solin

Investors suffer from the perfect storm of collective amnesia and cognitive dissonance when it comes to evaluating the predictions of self-styled stock market gurus.

Bill Gross: Bank Is Playing 'Kick The Can' With The Euro Debt Crisis

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 08.02.2012 | Business

Bill Gross isn't mad at Mario Draghi -- he's just disappointed. Gross, co-founder of the investment firm PIMCO, said that he wasn't all that impres...

Whoever Wins This Baby Better Be Ready For Economic Trouble

Project Syndicate | Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 08.01.2012 | Business

NEWPORT BEACH – The conventional wisdom about the November presidential election in the United States is only partly correct. Yes, economic issues w...

Mark Gongloff

Stocks Most Hated In 27 Years | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.01.2012 | Money

People hate stocks more than at any time in the past quarter century. That could mean it's a decent time to buy them. Wall Street's optimism about ...

PIMCO's Bill Gross: Inflation 'Doesn't Fairly Distribute Its Pain And Benefits'

Reuters | Posted 09.30.2012 | Business

By Sam Forgione NEW YORK, July 31 (Reuters) - Bill Gross, the co-founder and co-chief investment officer of bond giant PIMCO, says it ...

Bill Gross Gives A 'Paranormal' Prediction

Posted 01.04.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (Katya Wachtel) - Bill Gross, the manager of the world's largest bond fund, is sounding like a Wall Street ghost-hunter in his latest investm...

World's Largest Bond Fund Sees Investors Leaving In 'Steady Stream'

Posted 12.17.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Jennifer Ablan and Matthew Goldstein) - Bill Gross's PIMCO Total Return Fund, the world's largest bond fund, keeps shrinking as investors lo...

Bianca Bosker

Meet The Social Network That Pays You To Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 12.17.2011 | Technology

While Facebook has earned billions of dollars selling ads next to the content uploaded by their 800 million members, users haven't seen a dime from th...

Manager Of World's Largest Bond Fund: 'I'm Just Having A Bad Year'

Posted 12.16.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Jennifer Ablan) - Bill Gross, manager of the world's largest bond fund, apologized to his investors late Friday for his poor performance, sa...

Bill Gross Ramps Up Buying Of Mortgage-Backed Securities

Posted 12.13.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Jennifer Ablan) - Bill Gross, manager of the world's largest bond fund, ramped up buying of mortgage-backed securities in September on the l...

Sleepless From the Stock Market

Matthew Edlund, M.D. | Posted 11.06.2011 | Business
Matthew Edlund, M.D.

Security and comfort are difficult to find these days, and the stock market often moves "contrary to fact."

Bill Gross: I Feel Like 'Crying' For Betting Against U.S. Debt

Posted 10.29.2011 | Business

Bill Gross, the manager of the world's largest bond fund, feels like "crying in his beer" for having bet so heavily against U.S. government-related de...

Did Pimco Play a Role In S&P's Downgrade of U.S.Debt

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 10.07.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

On Friday S&P downgraded U.S debt from AAA to AA+, the first such downgrade in the nation's history resulting in grave concerns over the outlook for the U.S. economy. Yet simultaneously they must have been popping champagne corks at Pimco.

Bill Gross: U.S. Is At The 'Tipping Point' Of Recession

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 10.03.2011 | Business

The economy hasn’t slipped into recession yet, but it may be at a “tipping point,” according to Bill Gross, co-chief investment officer of the f...

Bill Gross: 'Don't Mess With The Debt Ceiling'

Washington Post | Bill Gross | Posted 09.13.2011 | Business

To raise or not to raise the debt ceiling; that is the question: Whether 'tis nobler to suffer the slump and arrows of default today or in some distan...