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Primal Fear and the Legacy of Damien Hirst

Matthew Israel | Posted 11.02.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

What artworks of the past 25 years will we care about in the future? Why is this work so important? In the past when I have lectured on Hirst, I've focused on the following.

High-Frequency Trading Marks High Water of Financial Corruption

David Paul | Posted 06.12.2014 | Business
David Paul

When a person or firm makes too much money for too long, it turns heads. And so it was with Steven A. Cohen. Year after year, Cohen's firm, SAC Capital, beat the Street. Big bets, the theory went.

Infamous Hedge Fund Really Hopes You Forgot The Whole Insider Trading Thing

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2014 | Business

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON, March 11 (Reuters) - Steven A. Cohen, whose hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors pleaded guilty to insider t...

Record Insider Trading Settlement Nears

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

Nov 4 (Reuters) - SAC Capital Advisors, Steven A. Cohen's multibillion-dollar hedge fund, and U.S. prosecutors are expected to announce on Monday a ...

Report: Hedge Fund Facing $1 Billion Penalty

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, Oct 17 (Reuters) - Steven A. Cohen's SAC Capital Advisors and U.S. prosecutors have agreed in principle on a penalty of at least $1 billion ...

Disgraced Hedge Fund Pleads Not Guilty To Damning Charges

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2013 | Business

* Voluminous evidence includes court-authorized wiretaps * Sept 24 next court date By Bernard Vaughan NEW...

Report: SAC Capital To Face Federal Criminal Charges

Reuters | Sakthi Prasad and Matthew Goldstein | Posted 07.24.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Federal prosecutors are preparing to announce criminal charges as early as this week against Steven A. Cohen's hedge fund SAC Capital Advi...

Mark Gongloff

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager May Avoid Jail

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.19.2013 | Business

We may be on our way to not getting any criminal charges in yet another high-profile Wall Street case. The Securities and Exchange Commission on Fr...

SEC Files Charges Against Billionaire Hedge-Fund Manager

AP | MARCY GORDON | Posted 09.18.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — The Securities and Exchange Commission leveled its most direct shot against billionaire hedge-fund manager Steven A. Cohen on Frida...

Daddy's Been Arrested

Marty Kaplan | Posted 05.31.2013 | Crime
Marty Kaplan

At 6 a.m. last Friday, the FBI arrested Michael S. Steinberg, a 41-year-old stock trader for New York hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors, at his $8 million Manhattan co-op.

4 Signs The Feds Latest Super-Rich Target Has Way Too Much Money

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.29.2012 | Business

Huge news on Wall Street: One of its brightest hedge fund stars, SAC Capital, founded by the secretive, ludicrously wealthy Steven A. Cohen, has been ...

Hedge Fund Manager Pays Back Trading Violation With Penalty

Posted 09.07.2011 | Business

BOSTON - Former hedge fund manager Forrest Fontana, who once worked for industry titan Steven A. Cohen's SAC Capital Advisors, will pay nearly $1 ...

The Fed's 'White Whale' Of Insider Trading

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK/BOSTON (By Matthew Goldstein and Svea Herbst-Bayliss) - Soon after prosecutors charged two of his former employees with trafficking in co...

Steven A. Cohen's Ex-Wife Files Suit Accusing Billionaire Of Insider Trading

New York Times | JENNY ANDERSON and ZACHERY KOUWE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a lawsuit filed Wednesday, Ms. Cohen claims her ex-husband hid millions of dollars from her -- a common enough complaint as big-money divorces go. ...

Steven Cohen Sued: Stevie Cohen Accused Of Fraud By Ex-Wife Patricia Cohen

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The ex-wife of one of America's richest men has sued the billionaire in New York for racketeering, saying he hid millions of dollars ...

Steven A. Cohen's Ex Drops Lawsuit Against Him

nytimes.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Patricia Cohen, the ex-wife of hedge fund magnate Steven A. Cohen, has abruptly dropped her lawsuit against the founder of SAC Capital, a spokesman fo...

Who Walked Off With Warhol's "200 One Dollar Bills"?

nytimes.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Guessing who the winner bidder was for Andy Warhol's "200 One Dollar Bills" in a recent Sotheby's auction is becoming something of a parlor game, with...