Arthur Samberg, the founder of Pequot Capital Management Inc., once the world's largest hedge fund firms, has died. He was 79.
Donald Marron, the financier who led Paine Webber for 20 years until the retail brokerage's $16 billion sale to UBS in 2000, has died.
Paul Volcker, the former Federal Reserve chairman who broke the back of U.S. inflation in the 1980s, has died.
T. Boone Pickens, the onetime Texas oilman who became a billionaire energy investor and pitchman for wind and natural-gas power, has died.
Jeffrey Tarrant, a leading hedge fund investor who backed managers including Bill Ackman and Marc Lasry before they were stars, has died.
Alice Rivlin, the founding director of the Congressional Budget Office and an outspoken vice chair of the Federal Reserve, has died at 88.