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What's in a Name? Would You Trade Yours for Money?

Jerry Ashton | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Jerry Ashton

It wasn't a simple call-out. It had a special importance in that it came from Rabbi Andy Bachman of Brooklyn's Congregation Beth Elohim and it came during the Jewish festival of Sukkot.

Another Company Is Interested In Buying BlackBerry

AP | By ROB GILLIES | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

TORONTO (AP) — Private equity firm Cerberus is interested in taking a look at BlackBerry's books as a prelude to a possible bid for the troubled sma...

Wall Street Firm Hasn't Sold Off AR-15 Maker Despite Newtown Promise

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 09.24.2013 | Business

A coalition of advocates are urging a private equity firm to make good on its now nine-month-old promise to stop investing in gun makers. Amid a fl...

Shut Down the Merchants of Death -- A Divestment Strategy to Stop Gun Violence

Peter Dreier | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Around the country, Americans are not only lobbying their Congressmembers to support legislation to reduce gun violence, they are also voting with their dollars -- through pension funds, government purchasing policies, and university endowments.

Cerberus Collected Ex-Government Opportunists

Robert Scheer | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics
Robert Scheer

How fitting that Dan Quayle, a bumbling excuse for a vice president of the United States, should end up as a top executive of a $20 billion private equity firm mired in controversy.

Chris Kirkham

Equity Firm To Sell All Investments In Firearms

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

Cerberus Capital Management, a private equity firm that owns a stake in Bushmaster, the gun manufacturer that produced the rifle used in the massacre ...

PHOTOS: Rankin And Damien Hirst Present ʻMyths, Monsters And Legendsʼ

Posted 12.26.2011 | Arts

Damien Hirst has teamed up with photographer and long-time friend Rankin at Rankin Gallery LA for a new show. "Myths, Monsters And Legends" is the duo...

Cerberus Agrees To Give Up 80% Stake In Chrysler

New York Times | LOUISE STORY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

For Stephen A. Feinberg, the long road back from the most disastrous investment of his career -- Chrysler L.L.C. -- began last week around a polished ...

Fiat Says "Buon Giorno!" to Chrysler

Matthew DeBord | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Matthew DeBord

There have been rumblings about Americans being able to buy Fiats and Afla Romeos in Chrysler dealerships, but there've also been reports that Fiats and Alfas being rebadged as Chryslers.

Snow, Quayle, Feinberg and Merkin: This Is Who Gets Our Bailout Money?

Dennis O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dennis O'Brien

As a completely unregulated private equity partnership, Cerberus has no public reporting requirements. In fact, they are now refusing to disclose their finances even after the bailout.

Bailing Out Dan Quayle

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Paul Jenkins

The battle over the bailout of some segments of the US auto industry has become increasingly defined in terms of class, but this hides the fact that the same type of players will benefit from both bailouts.

What's Good for Cerberus Capital Managment Is Good for America

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chris Kelly

Autoworkers are aces with me. And so are cars. Very useful for getting around. That said, there are only two reasons to save an American car company: Nostalgia and nativism. And neither of those is a very good reason.

NHTSA: Ford's Chinese Tire Troubles; Kerkorian Selling Ford; Unsafe Knock-Offs; Americans Driving Less

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

There's good news, bad news and -- finally -- some smart, encouraging news by and for American drivers.

Detroit's inferiority complex needs change before public will buy

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

An observation, or two: Last week, General Motors rolled-out the latest version of their plug-in gas/electric hybrid Chevrolet Volt for the corporati...

$50 Billion for the Detroit Three: Yea or Nay?

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Should Chrysler, or two of the car-makers or even all three go bust, then, this time, the American people will pay the price, both literally and figuratively.

The Detroit Three --- Making Any Relevant Cars or Trucks?

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

That the Detroit Three have to build cars and trucks which make sense now and in the future, and which Americans want to buy.

Nardelli: Pedal To The Metal At Chrysler

BusinessWeek | Alex Taylor III | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Everyone figured changes were coming when Cerberus bought Chrysler and put former GE executive Bob Nardelli in charge last August. But no one could ha...

Alan Greenspan Joins Hedge Fund

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Hedge fund manager John Paulson, who earned billions of dollars last year by betting against the housing market, said on Tuesday that former Federal R...

Top 10 Worst Business Deals

Time | Bill Saporito | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

#1. The Public Invests in Blackstone Group It was only a matter of time before the private equity firms let the public in on the game -- for an infla...