hedge fund http://michiganradio.org en Activist investor wants changes at Dow Chemical http://michiganradio.org/post/activist-investor-wants-changes-dow-chemical <p>A major hedge fund is making waves for Midland-based <a href="http://www.thestreet.com/story/12253807/1/why-dow-chemical-company-dow-is-up-today.html?cm_ven=RSSFeed">Dow Chemical.</a></p><p></p><p><a href="http://finance.yahoo.com/news/third-point-says-bought-stake-152243164.html;_ylt=A0oG7o0snt5SQh4AYksPxQt.;_ylu=X3oDMTBscWN2ZnBjBHNlYwNzYwRjb2xvA2FjMgR2dGlkAw--">Third Point Management</a> announced today that it has upped its position in Dow Chemical.</p><p></p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 16:22:47 +0000 Steve Carmody 16109 at http://michiganradio.org Activist investor wants changes at Dow Chemical A former University of Michigan neurologist could be a key witness in federal insider trading case http://michiganradio.org/post/former-university-michigan-neurologist-could-be-key-witness-federal-insider-trading-case <p>A huge Connecticut-based hedge fund owned by an embattled billionaire is facing insider-trading charges.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; And a former University of Michigan professor may have played a part.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 21:45:00 +0000 Steve Carmody & The Associated Press 13701 at http://michiganradio.org A former University of Michigan neurologist could be a key witness in federal insider trading case