- The SEC is backing away from part of its charges against SAC Capital's Steve Cohen. This moves Mr. Cohen a step closer to potentially being able to once again manage outside capital. He is no longer being charged with failing to supervise SAC trader Michael Steinberg.
- The smart money in the fixed income space is tilting toward the riskiest pockets of European sovereign debt. Hoping to beat U.S. Treasuries two years in a row.
- Stop being so predictably biased, and you'll probably get a more diversified investment portfolio. Just because you live in New York doesn't mean you have to overload on financial-sector stocks. Young people invest in Facebook, older people invest in General Electric.
- The Star Wars portfolio, for the truly dedicated fan. The force could be with these stocks.
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Plus: Big bond traders stick with risky European debt, open your mind to diversify your portfolio, and welcome to the Star Wars investment strategy
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