FRONTLINE

Chasing Edge

Clip: Season 32 Episode 5 | 2m 34s

Hedge fund titan Steven A. Cohen's strategy for trumping the market? Chasing "edge": secret information that can help to formulate a winning trade. This clip is an excerpt from FRONTLINE's “To Catch a Trader,” which premieres Tuesday, January 7 and goes inside the government’s ongoing crackdown on insider trading.

Aired: 01/07/14

Rating: NR

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