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Hedge Fund Highlights: Carl Icahn, John Paulson & Sprott Asset Management

ICAHN CAPITAL Carl Icahn
Icahn and Ackman Publicly End Feud With an Embrace (New York Times) A dispute between two billionaire investors, Carl C. Icahn and William A. Ackman......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Philip Falcone, Ralph Whitworth & GLG Partners

HARBINGER
LightSquared, Ergen Reach Deal on Bankruptcy Plan (Wall Street Journal) Philip Falcone‘s LightSquared Inc. reached a deal on a restructuring plan......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: James Simons, Phil Falcone & Steven Cohen

RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES
Renaissance Probed by Senate Panel on Tax Maneuver (Bloomberg) A U.S. Senate investigative panel will hold a hearing July 22 to probe tax maneuvers by......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Wilbur Ross, Steven Cohen & Michael Hintze

INVESCO PRIVATE CAPITAL Wilbur Ross
I’m selling 6 times more than buying: Wilbur Ross (CNBC.com) With the stock market recently at all-time highs, before Thursday’s sharp selloff......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Ken Griffin, Paul Tudor Jones & Bill Ackman

CITADEL INVESTMENT GROUP
Citadel’s Griffin Defends HFT (FINalternatives) Citadel Investment Group founder Kenneth Griffin yesterday urged Congress not to ban high-frequency......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Paul Singer, Ray Dalio & Perry Capital

Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT
Elliott Associates Hedge Fund Gained 4.6% in First Half (Wall Street Journal) Paul Singer, the hedge-fund manager entangled in a public fight with Argentina......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: David Einhorn, Paul Singer & Christopher Hohn

David Einhorn
David Einhorn’s top small-cap picks (MarketWatch) Investors, including most billionaire hedge fund managers , can’t generate meaningful outperformance......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Bill Ackman, Michael Hintze & Starboard Value

PERSHING SQUARE
Ackman’s Pershing Square Said to Gain 25% in First Half (Bloomberg) Pershing Square Capital Management LP, the hedge-fund firm run by Bill Ackman,......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Steven Cohen, George Soros & Bill Ackman

Steven Cohen
SEC Gets Subpoena In Steve Cohen Divorce Suit (Law360) Patricia Cohen, the ex-wife of SAC Capital Advisors LP founder Steven Cohen, has subpoenaed the......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: John Paulson, Bill Miller & Bridgewater Associates

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Paulson’s Credit Opportunities fund up 6.6 percent ytd to end-May: source (Reuters) Hedge fund manager John Paulson‘s credit opportunities......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Bill Ackman, Philip Falcone & Paul Singer

Can hedge funds beat the market
Allergan Poison Pill Won’t Be Triggered by Pershing Call (Bloomberg) Allergan, Inc. (NYSE:AGN) agreed with Pershing Square Capital Management LP that......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Paul Singer, David Tepper & Sandell Asset Management

Paul Singer ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT
Piggybacking on Billionaire Singer Boosts Debt: Argentina Credit (Bloomberg) Speculators in Argentina’s defaulted debt are looking to ride billionaire......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, John Paulson & Bain Capital

Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett’s BNSF and Canadian Pacific Railway gets U.S. deadline to solve grain backlog (Financial Post) Warren Buffett’s BNSF Railway Co. and......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Jeffrey Ubben, Paul Singer & Carl Icahn

VALUEACT CAPITAL
Success of ValueAct Hedge Fund Has Dented Its Maneuverability (Wall Street Journal) Activist investor ValueAct Capital Management has long flown under......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, Carl Icahn & Steven A. Cohen

Warren Buffett and Billionaires
Buffett Warning Unheeded as Catastrophe Bond Sales Climb (Bloomberg) Bond buyers are betting more than ever on the mercy of Mother Nature as they seek......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio & Chris Hohn

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This Year $2.16 Million Wins You Lunch With Buffett (Wall Street Journal) The annual tradition of an online auction to have lunch with Warren Buffett......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Ralph Whitworth, David Einhorn & Carl Icahn

Ralph V. Whitworth
Relational Said to Nominate Two B/E Board Directors (Bloomberg) Relational Investors LLC , the activist fund co-founded by Ralph Whitworth and David......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Carl Icahn, Paul Singer & Philip Falcone

Carl Icahn as viking
U.S. would face hurdles bringing case against Icahn, Mickelson: lawyers (Reuters) Questions about how to apply securities law to activist investors could......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: David Einhorn, Tom Steyer & Dan Loeb

Greenlight Capital
David Einhorn Offered Regis Philbin A Summer Internship For His Winning Stock Pick (Business Insider) Hedge fund hot-shot David Einhorn offered former......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Steven Cohen, Philippe Laffont & George Soros

Steven Cohen
SAC Prosecutor Tells SEC Cohen’s Case Should Be Delayed (Bloomberg) SAC Capital Advisors LP founder Steven A. Cohen’s case brought by the U.S. Securities......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Ken Griffin, David Tepper & D.E. Shaw Group

CITADEL INVESTMENT GROUP
Hedge Fund Manager Ken Griffin Was Seen Chilling On A Yacht With A Name That Only Traders Could Appreciate (Businessinsider India) Chicago-based billionaire......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Barry Rosenstein, Dan Loeb & Pine River Capital Management

Barry Rosenstein JANA PARTNERS
Inside the life and stellar career of the self-made New York financier who has become so wealthy he just bought America’s most expensive home for......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, Crispin Odey & Michael Hintze

Warren Buffett and Billionaires
15-year-old wins over Warren Buffett with Beaux Up bow ties (DavidsonNews.net) Young entrepreneur Jake Johnson of Davidson has revolutionized the bow......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Israel Englander, Eddie Lampert & Starboard Value LP

MILLENNIUM MANAGEMENT
3 bullish moves by hedge fund Millennium Management (MarketWatch) In the latest round of 13F filings, Israel Englander‘s Millennium Management......(read more)

Hedge Fund Highlights: Tom Steyer, Ken Griffin & Mariner Investment Group

FARALLON CAPITAL
Billionaire Steyer picks fights with Kochs, Rubio in climate change push (CNBC.com) Tom Steyer has picked a lot a fights recently. The billionaire former......(read more)
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