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Home Depot co-founder and major GOP donor Ken Langone says he feels 'betrayed' by Trump after Capitol riots

Kenneth Langone, co-founder of Home Depot Inc, speaks at a panel discussion at the SALT conference in Las Vegas May 14, 2014. SALT is produced by SkyBridge Capital, a global investment firm. REUTERS/Rick Wilking Billionaire GOP donor Ken Langone told CNBC he feels betrayed by President Donald Trump. The Home Depot co-founder vowed to support President-Elect Joe Biden after his inauguration. Langone has previously been vocal in his support for conservative causes and Trump specifically. Vi...
Tags: Home Depot, Congress, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Las Vegas, Biden, Donald Trump, Cnbc, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Home Depot Inc, SkyBridge Capital, US Capitol, Ken Langone


Bitcoin Surges 50% in Just One Month. CNN Ponders 'Insane' Record Run

The price of Bitcoin increased 50% — in the last four weeks. Now priced at $26,579, "Bitcoin is crashing — upward," quips CNN Business: The digital currency has a market value north of $500 billion. Think Bitcoin is just a fad? It's worth more than Visa or Mastercard. Or Walmart... Its rapid rise has been remarkable — or insane, depending on your appetite for risk. But there's some logic to the run-up: Investors are pouring money into bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies during the Covid-19...
Tags: White House, US, Tech, Paypal, Federal Reserve, Blackrock, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Scaramucci, Mastercard Or Walmart, CNN Business Read


Bitcoin is irrelevant to financial markets and investors 'are going to weep' if regulators come down hard on crypto, says Kevin O'Leary

"Shark Tank"/ABC Kevin O'Leary told CNBC on Thursday bitcoin is irrelevant to financial markets and at risk of regulation. His comments come as an increasing number of institutions like Guggenheim and SkyBridge capital invest millions into the cryptocurrency, driving a rally of over 200% in 2020. "I'm waiting for the day that one of these regulators comes down hard on bitcoin. Grown men are going to weep when that happens. You'll never see a loss of capital like that ever in your life. It ...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Bitcoin, Treasury, Crypto, Stock Market, Cnbc, Leary, Kevin O'Leary, SkyBridge Capital, O Leary, Skybridge, Steven Mnuchin, Bitcoin Price, Shark Tank ABC, Emily Graffeo


Anthony Scaramucci's SkyBridge hedge fund just invested $25 million in a bitcoin fund as it sees an 'avalanche of institutional investors' buying crypto in 2021

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Anthony Scaramucci's SkyBridge Capital just launched a bitcoin fund and invested $25 million of capital. It will go live to outside investors in 2021.After bitcoin's 200% rally this year, investors may be hesitant to buy bitcoin at current levels. But Scaramucci told CNBC the coin is in its "early innings," and he wants to get in before the price soars even higher. "We could be at the precursor of an avalanche of institutional investors heading in," Scaramuc...
Tags: Trends, Markets, Bitcoin, SEC, Cnbc, Paul Tudor Jones, MassMutual, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Hollis Johnson, Scaramucci, Stanley Druckenmiller, Skybridge, Bitcoin Price, Emily Graffeo, Bitcoin Outlook


HOW TO TRADE THE ELECTION: The ultimate guide to capitalizing on assorted election scenarios and market volatility

JIM WATSON,SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Image Market volatility has increased ahead of a crucial US election that could leave the world without a certain outcome for many days after November 3. In anticipation of these developments, Business Insider has been publishing the best investing recommendations and advice from Wall Street experts on navigating this season.  Click here to subscribe to Business Insider. The election-season volatility that had been expected for months is manifesting itse...
Tags: Congress, US, Trends, Markets, Ubs, Deutsche Bank, Biden, Election, Morgan Stanley, Volatility, Business Insider, Trump, Democratic, Election 2020, Jpmorgan, Anthony Scaramucci


Boosted unemployment benefits didn't incentivize Americans to stay jobless, Fed study shows — diminishing one of Republicans' key arguments against extra payments

A man fills out paperwork while waiting for his number to be called at an unemployment event in Tulsa, Oklahoma on July 15, 2020. Nick Oxford/The Washington Post/Getty Images In a new study, economists at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco found that expanded unemployment benefits had little-to-no disincentive effect on unemployed Americans' efforts to be rehired. The researchers determined that, while the temporary expansion led some workers to fully recoup their lost wages, most c...
Tags: White House, US, Trends, Markets, Economy, Unemployment, Economic recovery, Jp Morgan, States, Republican, Federal Reserve, Donald Trump, Morgan Stanley, Unemployment Insurance, Trump, Fed


Tesla sinks 10% after Battery Day falls short of hopes and endangers high-flying valuation

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Tesla Tesla shares slid as much as 9.7% on Wednesday after the automaker's event on Tuesday missed expectations and led some to question the company's lofty stock price.CEO Elon Musk unveiled new manufacturing processes designed to slash Tesla's battery costs and allow for the production of a $25,000 electric car in the next three years.But the event lacked any news of the million-mile battery "widely expected" by Wall Street and Tesla shareholders, the Wedbush analys...
Tags: Elon Musk, Wall Street, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Bloomberg, Credit Suisse, TSLA, Morgan Stanley, Electric Cars, Wedbush, Robert W Baird, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Fremont California, Ben Kallo


Tesla sinks 7% after Battery Day falls short of hopes and endangers high-flying valuation

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Tesla Tesla shares slid as much as 7% on Wednesday after the automaker's event on Tuesday missed expectations and led some to question the company's lofty stock price.CEO Elon Musk unveiled new manufacturing processes designed to slash Tesla's battery costs and allow for the production of a $25,000 electric car in the next three years.But the event lacked any news of the million-mile battery "widely expected" by Wall Street and Tesla shareholders, the Wedbush analyst ...
Tags: Elon Musk, Wall Street, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Bloomberg, TSLA, Morgan Stanley, Electric Cars, Wedbush, Robert W Baird, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Fremont California, Ben Kallo, Tesla Stock


US economic recovery weakens with election and pandemic presenting new risks, IHS Markit says

Industrial output is contracting. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images IHS Markit's US Composite Output Index sank to 54.4 in September from 54.6, signaling the nation's economic recovery continued into the fall, albeit at a slowing pace. The research firm's services purchasing managers' index weakened to 54.6 from 55, according to a Wednesday report. Its manufacturing gauge edged higher to 53.5 from 53.1. Still-heightened COVID infection rates and uncertainty around the US presidential election are...
Tags: US, Trends, Morgan Stanley, Chris Williamson, Jpmorgan, Williamson, IHS, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Daniel Silver, IHS Markit, Bill Pugliano Getty, Ben Winck


Tesla sinks 8% after Battery Day falls short of hopes and endangers high-flying valuation

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Tesla Tesla shares slid as much as 8% on Wednesday after the automaker's event on Tuesday missed expectations and led some to question the company's lofty stock price.CEO Elon Musk unveiled new manufacturing processes designed to slash Tesla's battery costs and allow for the production of a $25,000 electric car in the next three years.But the event lacked any news of the million-mile battery "widely expected" by Wall Street and Tesla shareholders, the Wedbush analyst ...
Tags: Elon Musk, Wall Street, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Bloomberg, Credit Suisse, TSLA, Morgan Stanley, Electric Cars, Wedbush, Robert W Baird, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Fremont California, Ben Kallo


US stocks climb on strong earnings reports and vaccine progress

Lucas Jackson/Reuters US stocks rose on Wednesday amid strong earnings and progress on a COVID-19 vaccine.Nike shares surged, helping lift the Dow Jones industrial average, after the company smashed revenue and profit expectations.Johnson & Johnson said it started its phase 3 trial of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate, and plans to enroll up to 60,000 participants in its study.Watch major indexes update live here.Stocks rose on Wednesday after a strong earnings report from Nike and the COVID-19...
Tags: Finance, Oil, US, Trends, Gold, Markets, Nike, Tesla, Oil Prices, Treasury, Stocks, Wti, Gold prices, Stock Market, Donald Trump, Morgan Stanley


Tesla sinks 5% after Battery Day falls short of hopes and endangers high-flying valuation

Tesla Tesla shares slid as much as 5% on Wednesday after the automaker's " " event missed expectations and led some to question the company's lofty stock price.CEO Elon Musk unveiled new manufacturing processes on Tuesday set to slash Tesla's battery costs and allow for the production of a $25,000 electric car in the next three years.Yet the event lacked any news of the million-mile battery "widely expected" by Wall Street and Tesla shareholders, Wedbush analyst Dan Ives said.Robert W. Bai...
Tags: Elon Musk, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Bloomberg, TSLA, Morgan Stanley, Electric Cars, Wedbush, Robert W Baird, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Fremont California, Ben Kallo, Tesla Tesla, Tesla Stock


Managing the latest correction — stock picks from market-crushing expert — options-trading secrets

Dear Readers,After a recent bout of selling, the S&P 500 finds itself as the next major US index on the brink of a 10% correction. It joins the comparatively tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite, which has been in correction territory for a couple weeks.Between these stock struggles and near-record-low bond yields, it's become increasingly difficult to find market returns. That's forced the world's foremost investing experts to adjust their strategies on the fly. Troy Gayeski, co-chief investment officer...
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Stocks are poised to see a correction of up to 10% that zaps euphoria from market, SkyBridge Capital co-CIO says

Bloomberg TV Troy Gayeski, SkyBridge Capital co-chief investment officer, told Fox Business that the market is poised for a correction in the 5-10% range. He said this correction could be expected because there's a "flat money supply" and an S&P 500 that's trading at 20 times earnings. The co-chief said investors who need to go long should have a combination of large-cap tech stocks, large bank stocks, and gold in their portfolios. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.SkyBrid...
Tags: Trends, Gold, Investing, Markets, Goldman, S&P 500, Fox Business, Fed, Market Outlook, Balance Sheet, The Fed, SkyBridge Capital, Bank Stocks, Tech Stocks, Market Correction, Emily Graffeo


Inside Brex — stock rally shows cracks — distressed opportunities

  Welcome to Wall Street Insider, where we take you behind the scenes of the finance team's biggest scoops and deep dives from the past week.  If you aren't yet a subscriber to Wall Street Insider, you can sign up here. After weeks of stock-market gains, there were signs of cracks in the rally in recent days. And Federal Reserve policymakers made clear they expect to hold interest rates near-zero through 2022 — and that they see a long path to economic recovery. Major US stock indexes lo...
Tags: Amazon, China, US, Trends, Ubs, Brookfield, Silicon Valley, Goldman Sachs, Federal Reserve, Snoop Dogg, Sigma, Milwaukee Bucks, Klarna, Paul Tudor Jones, Citi, Ponzi


Anthony Scaramucci: How entrepreneurs can manage fear in times of crisis

Anthony Scaramucci isn't afraid to admit his failures as an entrepreneur. The founder and managing partner of investment firm SkyBridge Capital says it's the journey that matters, and that being an entrepreneur means accepting that some things, including successes and failures, are out of your control.A hard but necessary question that entrepreneurs have to ask themselves is if they can live with the worst case scenario.In a time of crisis, Scaramucci's advice is to clear your mind, accept all p...
Tags: Business, Leadership, Identity, Failure, Entrepreneur, Success, Innovation, Fear, Mind, Emotion, Self, Personal Growth, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Scaramucci




U.S. stocks correction overdue, Bloomberg best placed to beat Trump - Scaramucci

U.S. stocks are headed higher, although a 10% correction is "long overdue", Anthony Scaramucci, founder and co-managing partner of Skybridge Capital, said on Wednesday.
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Scaramucci: De Blasio is an unmitigated disaster

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio announces his 2020 presidential bid; reaction from Skybridge Capital founder Anthony Scaramucci.
Tags: News, New York City, Bill De Blasio, De Blasio, SkyBridge Capital, Scaramucci


Anthony Scaramucci invited the biggest names in business to talk shop

Anthony Scaramucci, founder of Skybridge Capital and former White House Communications Director, will host his annual SALT investment conference in Las Vegas Wednesday and Thursday.
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Rep. Ocasio-Cortez claims there's 'so much' to impeach Trump on but struggles when pressed for specifics

Skybridge Capital founder Anthony Scaramucci and Fox News contributor Rachel Campos-Duffy react to Ocasio-Cortez's latest controversial comments.
Tags: News, Fox News, Trump, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, RACHEL CAMPOS DUFFY, Ocasio Cortez


Report: Ivanka, Kushner could profit from tax break they pushed

By Stephen Braun, Jeff Horwitz and Bernard Condon, The Associated Press At an Oval Office gathering earlier this year, President Donald Trump began touting his administration’s new real estate investment program, which offers massive tax breaks to developers who invest in downtrodden American communities. He then turned to one of the plan’s strongest supporters. “Ivanka, would you like to say something?” Trump asked his daughter. “You’ve been pushing this very hard.” The Opportunity Zone program...
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Jared And Ivanka Poised To Profit From Developer Tax Cut They Pushed

WASHINGTON (AP) — At an Oval Office gathering earlier this year, President Donald Trump began touting his administration’s new real estate investment program, which offers massive tax breaks to developers who invest in downtrodden American communities. He then turned to one of the plan’s strongest supporters. “Ivanka, would you like to say something?” Trump asked his daughter. “You’ve been pushing this very hard.” The Opportunity Zone program promoted by Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kus...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, New York, News, Maryland, Obama, Washington, White House, New York City, Los Angeles, Ap, Gop, Treasury, Manhattan, Miami, Associated Press


U.S. Is Expanding Power to Block Chinese Firms. HNA Was Already No Match.

High-level meetings, powerful lobbying firms and a charm offensive were unable to get regulators to approve a deal with SkyBridge Capital, Anthony Scaramucci’s firm.
Tags: News, China, Mergers, Anthony, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Foreign Investments, Lobbying and Lobbyists, HNA Group Co Ltd, Scaramucci, Mnuchin, Steven T, Ness Technologies, Expanding Power to Block Chinese Firms HNA




The Mooch's SkyBridge Counts on Edelman

Edelman represents SkyBridge Capital, hedge fund founded by 10-day White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci, as its takeover by China's HNA Group collapses after a 15-month courtship. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] [Author: [email protected] (Kevin McCauley)]
Tags: White House, China, Pr, Edelman, HNA Group, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Kevin McCauley, Skybridge


Scaramucci Lawyer: Ousted Comms Chief Will Pay Taxes On Hedge Fund Sale

In addition to losing his plum White House communications director job after less than two weeks as a member of the Trump administration, Anthony Scaramucci’s lawyer confirmed Tuesday that he would forgo the capital gains tax deferral that could have come with it, CNN reported. In January, perhaps in preparation of an expected job at the White House, Scaramucci arranged to sell his hedge fund, SkyBridge Capital, to a Chinese conglomerate. As a government employee, he may have had the option of d...
Tags: News, White House, Cnn, Trump, Export Import Bank, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Scaramucci, Matt Shuham, White House Scaramucci, Elliot Berke


Farewell, Mooch! WH Comms Chief Just The Latest Trump Aide To Get The Boot

Mooch, we hardly knew you. After less than two weeks, walking gaffe machine Anthony Scaramucci was removed from his role as White House communications director on Monday in what marks the shortest tenure yet for a Trump administration official. Scaramucci’s ouster comes with trimmings fit for a soap opera. After promising to root out all the West Wing leakers in graphic terms and scrubbing his Twitter account of past messages disparaging his new boss in the Oval Office, Scaramucci went off-messa...
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Trump Ousts Scaramucci As Comms Chief Just 10 Days After Bringing Him On

President Donald Trump on Monday removed Anthony Scaramucci from his role as White House communications director just 10 days after bringing him on. The New York Times first reported, citing three unnamed sources close to the decision, that Trump ousted Scaramucci at the request of newly minted White House chief of staff John Kelly. Per the New York Times, it was not clear whether Scaramucci would continue to work at the White House or if he would leave the administration altogether. White House...
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And Scaramucci is fired... by his wife.

"Anthony Scaramucci, the White House’s potty-mouthed new communications director, has been dumped by his beautiful blond wife because of his 'naked political ambition,' multiple sources exclusively tell Page Six."The source said that the Wall Street financier, 52, had been “hell-bent” on claiming his position at the White House after he was originally pegged for a senior role and sold SkyBridge Capital in preparation in January.He was blocked by Reince Priebus, Trump’s chief of staff. But, after...
Tags: Law, White House, Trump, Sean Spicer, Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, Ann Althouse, Scaramucci, Reince Priebus Trump