08:00 , Jan 7, 2002 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Foresight in hindsight

Foresight in hindsight To mark the 10th Anniversary of the Buyside View, we have picked selected quotes from previous years - some prescient, others providing interesting historical perspective - and printed them below along with...
07:00 , Jun 14, 1999 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

'Prudent' move

'Prudent' move The health care banking consolidation continues as Prudential Securities announced plans to acquire Vector Securities International in an effort to create a health care powerhouse. The resulting company will be known as Prudential...
08:00 , Jan 19, 1998 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

I left my energy in San Francisco

For industry executives and investment professionals who exhausted themselves at the 16th Hambrecht & Quist Healthcare Conference, here are some numbers for your efforts: Conference traffic was heavy enough - both in the mobbed halls...
08:00 , Jan 12, 1998 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Bring back products

Product-based companies have fallen out of favor over the past few years, as investors tired of the blow-ups in Phase III trials that left them holding worthless stock. They turned instead to platform companies, in...
08:00 , Jan 5, 1998 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Stuck in very low gear

Biotech investors may be excused if they are hoping that the new year will bring a change from the dismal fourth quarter just completed. After hitting a high for the year of 1184.14 on Oct....
08:00 , Jan 9, 1995 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

The buyside view, III

Companies that hope they will be rewarded for value-adding events this year can stop holding their breath. Events that caused sustained increases in stock prices in past markets won't do that in today's climate, according...
07:00 , Oct 10, 1994 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Aries Fund seeks to capitalize on bear market

Just when it seems that everyone wants to get out of biotech, along come the contrarians. Lindsay Rosenwald, who heads up The Castle Group and Paramount Capital, is starting The Aries Fund, a private investment...