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  1. October 4, 2013

    Walt Disney Concert Hall – 10 years on

    The downtown area of Los Angeles used to be a dangerous, no-go area after dark but a recent gala anniversary concert there...

  2. January 18, 2013

    Broad looms large

    Eli Broad is not just a prolific art collector, he is also a prodigious builder of art galleries. Perhaps it should be no...

  1. November 26, 2010

    Behind the scenes in private museums

    ‘Guilty’, the yacht of Greek-Cypriot industrialist Dakis Joannou that houses his art museum, the cladding of which is...

  2. January 21, 2010

    Goldman winds down flagship hedge fund

    Goldman Sachs has moved to wind down its Global Equity Opportunities Fund – once the flagship of its prestigious set of...

  3. November 14, 2009

    LA has a way to go before it is a culture capital

    From Ms Elaine Wilner. Sir, With all due respect to the 93rd richest man in the world, Eli Broad’s claim that Los Angeles is...

  4. November 6, 2009

    Putting LA at the heart of world culture

    “I’d just like to say,” says the man estimated to be the 93rd richest in the world, fixing me with a steely gaze, “that I...

  5. September 30, 2008

    Billionaire creates Harvard institute

    The US public education system, once considered the “great equaliser” in US life, is failing its students and...

  6. June 16, 2008

    AIG board likely to oust chief

    American International Group directors were meeting yesterday to consider replacing Martin Sullivan, the US insurer's chief...

  7. June 16, 2008

    Large shareholders push AIG to consider ousting chief executive

    American International Group directors were meeting yesterday to consider replacing the US insurer's chief executive Martin...

  8. June 12, 2008

    AIG investors push for board shake-up

    Three leading shareholders in AIG stepped up their campaign to shake up the board of the company, calling for “significant...

  9. FT Alphaville

    March 27, 2008

    Goldman: So much for global opportunities

    Goldman Sachs has reclaimed 90% of the $2bn it used to bail out one of its hedge funds last summer as it moved to shrink the...

  10. March 27, 2008

    Goldman reclaims rescue funds

    Goldman Sachshas reclaimed 90 per cent of the $2bn (£1bn) it used to bail-out one of its troubled hedge funds last summer...

  11. March 27, 2008

    Goldman pulls back $1.8bn of rescue funds

    Goldman Sachshas reclaimed 90 per cent of the $2bn it used to bail-out one of its troubled hedge funds last summer as the...

  12. March 26, 2008

    Goldman reclaims most of $2bn rescue funds

    Goldman Sachs has reclaimed 90 per cent of the $2bn it used to bail out one of its troubled hedge funds last summer as the...

  13. November 23, 2007

    Observer: Heart-stopper

    It turns out that Damien Hirst, the richest artist in the UK, had a double presence at the Sotheby's contemporary art sale...

  14. November 20, 2007

    View from the Top: Eli Broad transcript

    Chrystia Freeland, Financial Times US managing editor, interviewed Eli Broad of the Broad Foundation, in this segment...

  15. November 16, 2007

    View from the top: Eli Broad, billionaire philanthropist

    Eli Broad made his fortune creating two Fortune 500 companies: KB Home, a property developer which became the first...

  16. October 13, 2007

    New Yorkers dominate art list

    New York is winning the power struggle with London for the title of capital of the art world, according to the "Power 100"...

  17. October 13, 2007

    New Yorkers top list of art's influential

    New York is winning the power struggle with London for the title of capital of the art world, according to the "Power 100"...

  18. October 9, 2007

    GEO accounts for all August fund inflows

    The bail-out of a Goldman Sachs hedge fund by the investment bank and its allies accounted for all the $3bn of net new money...

  19. September 7, 2007

    Goldman makes $300m bailing out GEO fund

    Goldman Sachs made $300m last month from the rescue of one of the investment bank's troubled hedge funds, even as external...

  20. September 6, 2007

    Goldman makes $300m from fund rescue

    Goldman Sachs made $300m last month from the rescue of one of the investment bank’s troubled hedge funds, even as external...

  21. August 24, 2007

    Culture ‘vulture funds’ prepare to swoop

    For more than 10 years the art market has been rocketing upwards, insolently ignoring such lore as its supposed twinning...

  22. August 15, 2007

    Goldman cuts fees to save fund

    Investors who helped Goldman Sachs inject $3bn (£1.5bn) into its troubled hedge fund this week were lured with...

  23. August 15, 2007

    Goldman cuts fees to save fund

    Investors who helped Goldman Sachs inject $3bn into its troubled hedge fund this week were lured with substantially lower...

  24. FT Alphaville

    August 14, 2007

    Goldman in $3bn bailout of fund

    Goldman Sachs will use $2bn of its own money and an additional $1bn from outside investors to bail out its $3.6bn Global...

  25. August 14, 2007

    Goldman in $3bn bailout of fund

    Goldman Sachs is to inject $2bn (£993m) of its own money to bail out its Global Equity Opportunities hedge fund in an...

  26. FT Alphaville

    August 13, 2007

    Quantocide: Goldman leads $3bn rescue mission

    Many funds employing quantitative strategies are currently under pressure as recent conditions have resulted in significant...

  27. August 3, 2007

    Broad-minded about the business of giving

    Eli Broad is a man in a hurry. “I’m working harder now than I’ve ever worked,” he admits from his office overlooking...

  28. FT Alphaville

    April 3, 2007

    Tribune deal heralds new breed of investors

    Sam Zell, the Chicago billionaire, prevailed in the battle for Tribune, one of the largest US media groups, after he agreed...

  29. FT Alphaville

    April 2, 2007

    Tribune reportedly falls to Zell

    It’s a shame, really, but the boardroom shenanigans over the future ownership of the 160-year old Tribune newspaper group,...

  30. March 31, 2007

    Race to beat Tribune'sbid deadline

    Tribune directors were yesterday weighing up two rival bids for the media company as they sought to resolve its fate ahead...

  31. March 31, 2007

    ESOP plan has disadvantages

    When Sam Zell boldly jumped into the Tribune auction in January, he had an ace up his sleeve, writes James Politi in New...

  32. March 30, 2007

    Race to beat Tribune’s bid deadline

    Tribune directors were on Friday weighing up two rival bids for the media company as they sought to resolve its fate ahead...

  33. March 7, 2007

    Observer: BP tries to sculpt new image in LA

    After taking a pounding over the poor safety record of its US operations, BP has started a public relations charm offensive...

  34. February 26, 2007

    Zell joins auction to buy Tribune

    Sam Zell, the Chicago billionaire, has entered the frame for the Tribune auction, making a proposal for the media group...

  35. January 24, 2007

    Geffen cast as saviour in fight for LA Times

    As the man who signed bands from the Eagles to Guns N'Roses, he made a mint. He notched up billions investing in stage and...

  36. January 24, 2007

    News Corp joins forces with Chandlers in bid for Tribune

    Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation has joined the Chandler family in its bid for Tribune Company, with an eye to taking a...

  37. January 23, 2007

    Geffen turns page in a media dream story

    As the man who signed bands from the Eagles to Guns N’Roses, he made a mint. He notched up billions investing in stage and...

  38. FT Alphaville

    January 19, 2007

    Carlyle emerges as Tribune bidder

    Carlyle has emerged as the private-equity firm bidding for Tribune’s TV station group, reports the Wall Street Journal....

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