Posts Tagged ‘Hedge Fund:77’

HARBINGER

Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc. (SPB): Harbinger Group (HRG) Is Bullish On This Company; And Two Others – Fidelity & Guaranty Life (FGL), Zap.com Corp (ZPCM)

Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Group was very active over the past few days, having filed Schedule 13D forms and Form 4’s for three companies: Spectrum......(read more)
OMEGA ADVISORS

Hedge Fund News: Leon Cooperman, Phil Falcone & Sandell Asset Management

Despite “Disappointing” Performance, Omega’s Cooperman Still Likes Stocks (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Omega Advisors founder Leon Cooperman is......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, Louis Hanover & Bridgewater Associates

Phil Falcone may ditch Minnesota Wild for Islanders stake (NYPost) Minnesota Wild co-owner Phil Falcone might quit his hockey-crazed home state to make......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Phil Falcone & Baupost Group

Warren Buffett betrays America (SLTrib) It must have been a bitter moment for President Barack Obama when he got the news that his favorite economic guru......(read more)
Carl Icahn as viking

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Phil Falcone & Sprott Asset Management

Icahn Falsely Takes Credit For Family Dollar Sale (BidnessEtc) Famous activist investor Carl Icahn was assumed to be one of the forces behind the deal......(read more)
Crispin Odey

Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, Phil Falcone & Miura Global Management

Odey Opens Doors In Switzerland (Finalternatives) Odey Asset Management has opened an office in Geneva, Switzerland, its first office in the country. &#......(read more)
HARBINGER

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

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

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

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)
INVESCO PRIVATE CAPITAL Wilbur Ross

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

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)
Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG)

Leucadia National Boosts Stake in Harbinger Group Inc (HRG) to 20%

Leucadia National fund, managed by Ian Cumming and Joseph Steinberg has reported upping its position in Phil Falcone‘s Harbinger Group Inc (......(read more)
Steven Cohen

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

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)
Can hedge funds beat the market

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

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)
TIGER MANAGEMENT

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Phil Falcone & Clinton Group

Tiger Management Backing New Asia-Focused Hedge Fund (WSJ) Julian Robertson‘s Tiger Management LLC has agreed to back startup hedge-fund Kang Global......(read more)
Carl Icahn as viking

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

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)
Top 4 Strengths a Successful Entrepreneur Needs

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffet, Kyle Bass & Julian Robertson

Warren Buffet brings on more wealthy donors to help nonprofits (State Column) A total of 127 individuals or families from 12 countries and 26 U.S. states......(read more)
John Burbank PASSPORT CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: John Burbank, Phil Falcone & Jim Rogers

Hedge fund moguls put money on Asian Internet, low-volume stocks (Reuters) From Asian Internet stocks, which have boomed over the last year, to food and......(read more)
Steve Cohen SAC CAPITAL ADVISORS

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, John Paulson & Dan Loeb

Hedge fund big furious that his $98M penthouse isn’t selling (Page Six) Embattled hedge fund titan Steven A. Cohen is freaking out that his Manhattan......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, John Paulson & Thomas Kempner

Falcone Accused of Using Company Assets in Cash Crunch (NYTimes) An investor has accused the hedge fund billionaire Philip A. Falcone of using his publicly......(read more)
HARBINGER

Phil Falcone’s Hedge Fund Sells 23 Mln Shares of Harbinger Group Inc (HRG)

Phil Falcone‘s Harbinger Capital cut its stake in Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG). A recent Form 4 filing shows that the fund now holds 50.90 million......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone, Marc Lasry & Daniel Loeb

Leucadia Doubles Investment in Falcone’s Harbinger Amid Gain (SFGate) Richard Handler’s Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK) more than doubled its......(read more)
HARBINGER

Harbinger Capital Disposes Shares of Harbinger Group Inc (HRG)

Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Partners has sold around 2.72 million shares of Harbinger Group Inc (NYSE:HRG), a recent SEC filing showed. The fund......(read more)
Lone Pine Capital 2015 Q2 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund Highlights: Stephen Mandel, George Soros & Philip Falcone

Mandel Tops Best-Earning Hedge Funds for Clients in 2013 (Bloomberg) Stephen Mandel of Lone Pine Capital LLC made hedge-fund investors the most money......(read more)
Bill Ackman in crowd

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Tom Sandell & Relational Investors

Why hedge-fund honcho Ackman loves Chicago (Crain’s Chicago Business) Maybe Bill Ackman should stick to Chicago-area companies. The New York-based......(read more)
Och-Ziff Capital Management

Hedge Fund News: Daniel Och, Michael Novogratz & Phil Falcone

Billionaire Dan Och’s Hedge Fund Firm Is Doing Great As His Funds Trail The Market (Forbes) For billionaire Daniel Och’s hedge fund firm, Och......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

Hedge Fund News: Jeff Ubben’s ValueAct, Phil Falcone & John Burbank

Mariner encourages hedge fund community to adopt UN PRI (Risk) Mariner Investment Group has become one of the few US hedge funds to adopt the UN principles......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Phil Falcone’s Ban, The Fall of FX Concepts & David Shaw’s Big Move

Fund manager Falcone banned from insurance unit -NY officials (Reuters) Hedge fund manager Philip Falcone, banned from the securities industry for five......(read more)
Thomas-Steyer-e1351513531594

Hedge Fund Highlights: Warren Buffett, Philip Falcone & Tom Steyer’s TV Ad

Buffett to make $2 billion on crisis-era investment in Goldman Sachs (MarketWatch) Once again Warren Buffett has shown us why he ranks among the best......(read more)
VALUEACT CAPITAL

Hedge Fund Highlights: Jeffrey Ubben, D.E. Shaw, Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Editor’s Note: K12 Inc. (NYSE:LRN), Safeway Inc. (NYSE:SWY), United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Apple Inc......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, BlackRock, Inc. (BLK), Herbalife Ltd. (HLF)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK), J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP), Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF), Harbinger Group Inc......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, Steven Cohen, Dell Inc. (DELL)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL), Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD) U.S. rejects $18M deal with Falcone, hedge fund (......(read more)
ESL INVESTMENTS

Hedge Fund News: Eddie Lampert, Phil Falcone, The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Fortress......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, Citigroup Inc (C), MBIA Inc. (MBI)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C), MBIA Inc. (NYSE:MBI), The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK) Falcone Reaches......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, George Soros, Hewlett-Packard Company

Harbinger Group Plans $650 Million Refinancing (HedgeFund) Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Group is looking to issue $650 million worth of bonds to refinance......(read more)
KLEINHEINZ CAPITAL PARTNERS

Hedge Fund News: John Kleinheinz, Philip Falcone, Telus Corporation

Hedge funds Kleinhenz Capital and Corriente Advisors to shut down (Opalesque) Hedge funds Kleinheinz Capital Partners Inc., and Corriente Advisors have......(read more)
Dan Loeb THIRD POINT

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Phil Falcone, Citigroup

Hedge Funds Hot for Ailing Greece’s Debt (WSJ) One of the hottest trades of the past few months has been the bonds of a country so shaken by economic......(read more)
David Harding

Hedge Fund News: David Harding, Philip Falcone, RAND Corp.

Hedgie reveals £34m tax bill and urges others to ‘pay their share’ (InvestmentWeek) David Harding, founder of hedge fund Winton Capital Management......(read more)
GREENLIGHT CAPITAL David Einhorn

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Mitt Romney, Philip Falcone

Einhorn’s Greenlight Posts 4 Percent August Gain (InstitutionalInvestor) David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital posted a 4 percent gain in August.......(read more)
PAULSON & CO

Hedge Fund News: Harbinger, John Paulson, George Soros

Amid SEC Charges, Hedge Fund Manager Phil Falcone Attempts Audacious IPO (Forbes) Phil Falcone, the embattled billionaire hedge fund manager, has put......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, David Einhorn, Paul Singer

Controversial Hedge Fund Manager Charged By SEC (HedgeCo) The hedge fund manager who challenged the US wireless broadband connectivity system by launching......(read more)
HARBINGER

Phil Falcone Sued By SEC

Phil Falcone is sued by SEC for “illicit conduct that included misappropriation of client assets, market manipulation, and betraying clients. The......(read more)
HARBINGER

SEC Said to Authorize Lawsuit Against Harbinger’s Falcone – Bloomberg

We received an email alert from Bloomberg News regarding billionaire hedge fund manager Phil Falcone. Bloomberg’s Katherine Burton and Joshua Gallu......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: Philip Falcone, Nelson Peltz, Carl Icahn

Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Turns to Dell’s MSD for Loan (Businessweek) Philip Falcone’s hedge fund, having taken out a loan earlier this year at......(read more)
HARBINGER

Phil Falcone’s Top Stock Picks

Phil Falcone is the founder of Harbinger and LightSquared, the latter for which he has been in the news for lately after the company filed for bankruptcy......(read more)
HARBINGER

Falcone Still Fighting for LightSquared, Has Until End of Month

John Paulson’s Paulson & Co losses last year have gotten a lot of press attention – after all, one of his top funds lost almost 53% – but......(read more)
setting up a hedge fund

Hedge Fund News : Philip Falcone, Soros, Icahn

Philip Falcone : Billionaire on the Brink (TheDailyBeast) The hedge-fund manager is facing possible bankruptcy of his LightSquared telecom company, censure......(read more)
HARBINGER

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Phil Falcone, Bill Ackman

Reddy Ice Confirms Plans to File for Bankruptcy Protection (WSJ) Packaged-ice maker Reddy Ice Holdings Inc. confirmed it plans to file for Chapter 11......(read more)
HARBINGER

Falcone’s LightSquared Considers Bankruptcy

Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Partners owns the lion’s share of LightSquared, the wireless venture that has been struggling to receive......(read more)
HARBINGER

Phil Falcone, Harbinger Capital and LightSquared

Phil Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Partners has made a lot of profitable calls in the past, but the firm has been struggling to keep its numbers up......(read more)
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