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Hedgeye Goes Retail

01/20/2010
New York – Research Edge, a research firm which describes itself as a ‘virtual hedge fund’, announced that it is now targeting retail investors while changing its name to Hedgeye ...

Cleveland Rocks (and Researches)

01/22/2008
New York—Cleveland, the Rodney Dangerfield of American cities, has quietly become a hotbed of investment research.  By our count there are a dozen research firms based in Cleveland, a number ...

Silver Lake takes a Piece of Gerson Lehrman

12/20/2007
Yesterday, Gerson Lehrman Group announced that it had reached an agreement with Silver Lake Partners, a leading private equity firm in the technology space. The agreement calls for Silver Lake to ...

Do Buy Side Analysts Outperform the Sell Side?

09/05/2007
Buy side analysts demonstrate less accuracy in their buy/sell/hold recommendations than sell side analysts, according to a study conducted by professors at Harvard Business School.  The study tracked the recommendations ...

Deutsche Bank ReOrgs Research Again

10/18/2006
Another reorganization at Deutsche Bank in the research area is reflective of the search for the research value proposition on the sell side. Deutsche has restructured its research into three main ...

Gradient Analytics Stung Once Again

02/24/2006
According to an article published in the Wall Street Journal yesterday, independent research provider Gradient Analytics, has been named in a lawsuit brought by a publicly traded company accusing Gradient ...

Overstock.com Sues Hedge Fund and Indie Research Firm

08/16/2005
According to a press release published by the company last week, online retailer, Overstock.com, has filed suit against hedge fund Rocker Partners and research firm Gradient Analytics, claiming the companies conspired to ...

Deutsche Bank to slash research jobs

12/08/2004
Last week, we wrote about Deutsche Bank’s plans to integrate its credit and equity research departments and the initial departure of three senior research executives with the firm. According to ...

First Deutsche and now CSFB

12/06/2004
In yesterday’s International Herald Tribune it was reported the CSFB is expected to announce a major reorganization this coming Tuesday.  At issue is the sagging market share of the financial ...
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