Libor arrests: U.S. and European regulators are on the verge of arresting traders believed to have manipulated Libor and other interbank lending rates, Reuters reports. The arrests, and criminal prosecutions or plea agreements to follow, are largely separate from enforcement actions regulators are pursuing against individual banks.
Soft tactics: The Federal Reserve Bank of Read More
hedge fund pop
Emma Lasry, the daughter of billionaire hedge fund manager Marc Lasry, is “definitely a name you will be hearing more from in the coming years,” according to the liner notes of her debut music video. The YouTube gem, “Closet Bitch,” has been online since June 2. Star has been talking about Ms. Lasry since then, but Wall Read More
Mike Allen proclaims 91-year-old Sidney Harman and Marc Lasry, the billionaire hedge funder who is chummy with the Clintons, the two most elegible Newsweek buyers, after the final round of bidding closed Thursday evening. Both men have the money and, Mr. Allen writes, are intent on “preserving some semblance of the serious-minded, Read More
Here’s the invitation to Reshma Saujani‘s fund-raiser on Wednesday, which has been getting some attention lately since it includes major Democratic donors like Maureen White and Marc Lasry (and some guy named John Legend).
Not the usual cohorts for someone taking on an scandal-free incumbent Democratic member of Congress.
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has a fund-raiser tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. inside the Fifth Avenue home of hedge fund billionaire Marc Lasry, according to this invitation a reader sent me.
Other organizers of the event include Margo Alexander, who has extensive business experience and donated Read More
Someone tell Rudy! In banner deals for 2001, two townhouses on East 69th Street between Fifth and Park avenues have gone into contract for $10.5 million and $11 million in the past month.
In November, a $10.5 million deal was signed to sell 46 East 69th Street, the home of the late Doris Magowan, daughter Read More