Hedge Funds Philanthropy

SAC’s Steve Cohen dishes on markets, management and regulation

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Highlights from a rare public appearance at SALT.

 
 Illustration by Miguel Santamarina

SAC Capital Advisors founder Steve Cohen said he is unhappy with the media scrutiny his firm has faced in the wake of the government’s wide-ranging insider trading investigation, but he is prepared to cooperate with any government investigations of his firm.

Cohen made these comments during an exceedingly rare public interview yesterday at the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference in Las Vegas. Cohen talked about markets, management styles and his future in trading during a wide-ranging discussion with SkyBridge Capital managing partner Anthony Scaramucci.

Speaking on the same day that Galleon founder Raj Rajaratnam was found