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hedge fund

5 articles

The Hedge Fund and the Despot

The Wall Street firm that bailed out Robert Mugabe.


The $13 Billion Mystery Angels

The hedge funders who tried to give away a fortune anonymously.


Mastering the Machine

How Ray Dalio built the world’s richest and strangest hedge fund.


Pursuing Self-Interest in Harmony With the Laws of the Universe and Contributing to Evolution Is Universally Rewarded

On Ray Dalio, who built the world’s biggest hedge fund by running it like a cult.


The Magnetar Trade

A recent episode of This American Life was put together by reporters from Pro Publica based on this original reporting about the the bubble-profiteering hedge fund Magnetar.