According to the Post hedge fund honcho Steve Cohen made the jump from Wall Street to
In a story ripped from the headlines, Thursday night’s “Person of Interest” centered on a hedge fund’s insider-trading scandal gone awry. The show’s hedge fund was called VAC Capital. Cohen’s firm is the $15 billion dollar SAC Capital.
There were more similarities. The show centered on a doctor who told a young trader at VAC that a drug trial he was overseeing was “about to fail. The trader earned VAC $500 million on the insider tip, which he called “black edge.” SAC’s traders have also reportedly called such tips “black edge….”
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