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European Insurers Balk About New Risk Rules

Insurers in Europe, which manage about 8.5 trillion euros ($11.2 trillion) of client money, say their role as long-term investors may be hurt by new regulation. Planned new risk-based rules for ...
Investisment Risk Management

Jana Partners Adds to AIG and Hertz Holdings

Jana Partners LLC, the $10 billion hedge-fund firm run by Barry Rosenstein, bought shares of FMC Corp. and exited stakes in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. and Juniper Networks Inc. during the second ...
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Derivatives Are Returning, With a Makeover

Derivatives that helped inflate the 2007 credit bubble are being remade for a new generation. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is offering a swap contract tied to a speculative-grade loan index that makes ...