TITLE

Savvy Mix Pays Off For Bear Stearns

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Ron
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;1/17/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on reforms undertaken at investment advisor Bear Stearns Cos. Inc. for efficient operations. Bear racked up double-digit revenue growth in 2004 in all its primary segments. Its prime brokerage business, which provides hedge funds with clearing, lending and other services, is one of the three leaders in the industry. Founded in 1923, Bear Stearns grew from a small partnership, where the focus was on conserving capital. It has also profited by avoiding some areas that proved costly to many competitors.
ACCESSION #
15682814

 

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