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Pity the Rich Investing in Hedge Funds. Seriously.

Filed under: Financial Services, Financial Advisors, Securities, InvestingGeorge Soros, founder of Soros Fund Management. (Akos Stiller, Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Hedge funds. Everyone wants to invest in them, but if you want to get into one, you gen…

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George Soros Bails Out the Democrats with $2 Million

Filed under: PeopleBy Walter Hickey

The New York Times has reported that George Soros just gave $2 million dollars to Democratic Super PACs.

Just when everyone thought that Soros was focusing on philanthropy and ignoring Democratic calls for cash bec…

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Super PACs: Just the Latest Version of an Old Political Money Game

Filed under: Special Report, FeaturesOver the past few weeks, the final four Republican presidential hopefuls have been eclipsed in the political spotlight by an even more powerful group: their financial backers.

Other than a few big spenders such as …

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Who’s Buying Your Next President? Sheldon Adelson Makes His Bid

Filed under: People, Special ReportOver the past few weeks, Sheldon Adelson made headlines for his outsized gifts to Newt Gingrich, which have quickly turned him into the biggest individual spender in the 2012 election cycle. But while the casino mogul…

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Forbes Unveils List of Richest Americans

Filed under: Special ReportBy Luisa Kroll and Kerry A. Dolan

Despite the stalled economy, the nation’s wealthiest are worth a combined $1.53 trillion, nearly equivalent to the GDP of our neighbor Canada. Their total wealth is up 12% in the year throu…

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