Tagged: Coverage

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Fannie, Freddie sued by hedge fund

Just when you thought the fallout from the housing crisis was over as buyers return to the market, hedge fund Perry Capital is suing the government over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac dividend payments....

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Investor wrap-ups

The second-quarter wrap stories are trickling in, and the news for investors wasn’t pretty. After the Federal Reserve indicated it might pull back on low interest rates, the decline in some parts of the market...

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Government cuts hit the private sector

The New York Times wrote an interesting story Wednesday about the effects of federal spending cuts on the private sector: Congress’s $85 billion, across-the-board budget cuts may not have brought the economy to a...

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Bad news for lawyers

The news that mega law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges is laying off many of its associates and cutting pay rocked the corporate world Monday. While layoffs aren’t atypical stories for the business press, as...