Posts Tagged ‘Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’

Crispin Odey

Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, Michael Hintze & Boaz Weinstein

October Shorts Undo Gains for Crispin Odey’s Hedge Fund (WSJ) Crispin Odey, one of the best-known hedge fund managers in Europe, has seen returns at......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Nelson Peltz, Jim Chanos & Warren Buffett

Shareholder Pressure Helped Lead to New MSG Board Members (NYTimes) The Madison Square Garden Company surprised many on Monday when it announced — besides......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Thomas Steyer, Larry Robbins & Paul Tudor Jones

Retired Hedge Fund Manager Tom Steyer Donates $71 Million For Green Focus At Midterms (HedgeCo) Just in time for the mid-term elections, billionaire philanthropist......(read more)
Bill Ackman in crowd

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Christian Leone & Valueact Capital

Bill Ackman Can’t Possibly Be Expected To Remember All The Great Ideas He’s Ever Had (DealBreaker) Bill Ackman wants to clear up a few things. First......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Jim Simons, George Soros & Citadel Investment Group

Dem Mega-Donor Maxes Out to ‘Independent’ Kansas Senate Hopeful (FreeBeacon) Greg Orman is still being coy about his partisan allegiances, but more......(read more)
Jim Chanos puppeteer

Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Paul Singer & Esl Investments

Hedge fund manager Chanos says betting against Petrobras at conference (Reuters) Hedge fund manager Jim Chanos on Monday said he is betting against Brazil......(read more)
Can hedge funds beat the market

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, Thomas Steyer & SAC Capital Advisors

Pershing Square Fund Float Feels the Market’s Chills (WSJ) The global market for initial public offerings has had a patchy year at best and activist......(read more)
Hedge Fund Strategies

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, David Einhorn & Elliott Management

Icahn’s Talisman activism comes up short as deals falter (BNN) If billionaire Carl Icahn has a plan to squeeze value out of Talisman Energy Inc. (USA......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Eric Mindich, Andreas Halvorsen & Lansdowne Partners

Eric Mindich Increases Stake In Riverbed Technology (GuruFocus) Eric Mindich (Trades, Portfolio), founder of hedge fund Eton Park and famous for becoming......(read more)
Jim Chanos puppeteer

Hedge Fund News: Jim Chanos, Andrew Hall & BlueCrest Capital Management

Casino mogul Wynn accuses short-seller Chanos of slander in lawsuit (DailyMail) Steve Wynn, the billionaire casino mogul, has filed a lawsuit accusing......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Marc Lasry, Warren Buffett & Marcato Capital Management

Avenue Capital Says Raising 200 Million Pounds for Debt Fund (BusinessWeek) Avenue Capital Group LLC, the U.S. hedge fund founded by billionaire Marc......(read more)
top hedge funds

Hedge Fund News: Michael Novogratz, Julian Robertson & Marc Faber

Fortress Pays Executives for Expenses to Manage Fortunes (Bloomberg) Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE:FIG) gave four of its top executives $63 million......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Third Point & Soros Fund Management

Will Warren Buffett win this bet? (MorningStar) Investing icon Warren Buffett made a bet about the relative performances of hedge funds and index funds......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Nelson Peltz, Boaz Weinstein & Tiger Global Management LLC

Break up Du Pont: Trian Fund (GantDaily) In a letter sent to DuPont’s Board of Directors, Trian Fund Management LP urged that DuPont be split up in......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Edward Lampert, George Soros & Bill Ackman

ESL Gives Sears $400 Million Lifeline (Finalternatives) Hedge fund ESL Investments has loaned $400 million to its largest investment, Sears Holdings Corporation......(read more)
Crispin Odey

Hedge Fund News: Crispin Odey, Jonathan Savitz & Starboard Value LP

Hedge fund equity titans come unstuck in Europe (eFinancialNews) Long/short European equities funds run by Odey Asset Management, Pelham Capital and GLG......(read more)
Dinakar Singh

Hedge Fund News: Dinakar Singh, Julian Robertson & Blue Harbour Group

TPG-Axon Bets Big on a Handful of Investments (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Dinakar Singh‘s TPG-Axon Capital Management posted slight gains in its......(read more)
Steven Cohen

Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, George Soros & Carl Icahn

SEC’s civil case against SAC’s Cohen may get delayed again (NYPost) Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Joel Greenblatt, Jeffrey Vinik & Pershing Square

Hedge Fund Legend Joel Greenblatt – Writing A Bigger Book (GuruFocus) Every year, when Joel Greenblatt (Trades, Portfolio) kicks off his value and......(read more)
Bill Ackman in crowd

Hedge Fund News: Bill Ackman, David Einhorn & Aurelius Capital Management

Inside the Trade: What Bill Ackman Sees in Valeant and Allergan (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) When William Ackman took the stage at the AXA Equitable......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Tepper, Thomas Steyer & Brevan Howard

David Tepper Flies High With Airline Stocks And Hamptons Parties (JewishBusinessNews) Summer for the well-heeled means posh, star-studded parties at the......(read more)
George Soros

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, John Paulson & Brevan Howard

George Soros Made A Huge Bet That Stocks Will Fall (BusinessInsider) It seems legendary hedge fund billionaire George Soros might be souring in his view......(read more)
Paul Singer & George Soros

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Paul Singer & Bill Ackman

Soros Drops Shares in Israel’s SodaStream (JewishVoiceNY) Billionaire investor George Soros’ family office, Soros Fund Management, has jumped on the......(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)

Hedge Fund News: Jeffrey Ubben, Brian Higgins & Viking Global

ValueAct takes $1 bln stake in 21st Century Fox (Reuters) Hedge fund ValueAct Capital LLC has taken a $1 billion stake in Rupert Murdoch-controlled film......(read more)
David Einhorn

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Ray Dalio & Starboard Value LP

Einhorn Says Hard to Find Investments Amid Market’s Climb (BusinessWeek) Hedge-fund manager David Einhorn is struggling to find value amid a five-year......(read more)
Carl Icahn - Icahn Capital Lp

Hedge Fund News: Carl Icahn, Bill Ackman & Marcato Capital Management

Managers should ask themselves: what would Carl Icahn see? (FT) Carl Icahn makes more money between sips on his outsized Martinis than most mortals make......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Ray Dalio, Andrew Hall & Highland Capital Management

Happy Birthday To Greenwich’s Ray Dalio (DailyVoice) Dalio, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 65 on Friday. The businessman was born Aug. 1,......(read more)
Taconic Capital Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Frank Brosens, Bill Ackman & George Soros

Taconic Launches European Credit Hedge Fund (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) New York-based multistrategy hedge fund firm Taconic Capital Advisors is raising......(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)

Hedge Fund News: Eric Mindich, Warren Lichtenstein & Daniel Loeb

Investors Pull $1 Billion from Eric Mindich’s Eton Park (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Investors have pulled more than $1 billion from Eric Mindich&#......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Thomas Steyer & Larry Robbins

Warren Buffett donates $2.8 billion to charities (DigitalJournal) Warren Buffett broke his own record by donating $2.8 billion dollars to the Bill and......(read more)
Third Point 2014 Q3 Investor Letter

Hedge Fund News: Dan Loeb, Carl Icahn & BP Capital

Sotheby’s Enters Into Pact With Ebay To Sell Artworks Online (ColumbusCEO) Sothebys (NYSE:BID), the auction house that put activist investor Dan......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Ray Dalio, Crispin Odey & Marc Faber

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Ray Dalio Is Back, All Weather Fund Up 11% (Forbes) Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio is the king of the rich hedge......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Nat Rothschild & Marc Lasry

Hedge fund nearly doubles Delek stake (NashvillePost) A $4.7 billion hedge fund manager run by a disciple of legendary investor Julian Robertson has in......(read more)
Mario Gabelli with cereal box

Hedge Fund News: Mario Gabelli, Andreas Halvorsen & Steve Eisman

SEC agrees to dismiss six year old case against Gabelli’s CIO (Opalesque) In the midst of the credit crisis, Gabelli Funds had another beast to contend......(read more)
Warren Buffett and Billionaires

Hedge Fund News: Warren Buffett, Chris Hohn & Carl Icahn

Buffett’s Berkshire Sets Final Terms for TV-Station Deal (WSJ) Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B) +0.79% added a television station......(read more)

Hedge Fund News: David Einhorn, Nelson Peltz & Sandell Asset Management

The World Series of Poker $1 Million Buy-In Tournament: The Big One for One Drop (PokerFuse) Hedge fund manager David Einhorn now has the best bad beat......(read more)
Julian Robertson

Hedge Fund News: Julian Robertson, Steven Cohen & Tudor Investment Corp

What the Tiger Cubs Have in Common (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) It has been well documented that many of the descendents of Julian Robertson, Jr.’......(read more)
hedge fund research

Hedge Fund News: George Soros, Christopher Hansen & Highbridge Capital Management

Balls On George Soros’s Ex-Girlfriend Significantly Bigger Than Previously Thought (DealBreaker) From 2006-2011, former soap opera star Adriana Ferreyr......(read more)

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)

Hedge Fund News: Ray Dalio, Paul Singer & Ken Griffin

Family Interests, Family Giving: A Look Inside the Dalio Foundation (InsidePhilanthropy) Ray Dalio, the enigmatic, transcendentally meditating leader......(read more)
Ken Griffin

Hedge Fund News: Ken Griffin, Thomas Steyer & George Soros

Citadel Outpaces Multistrategy Peers (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) Kenneth Griffin’s Chicago-based hedge fund firm, Citadel, continues to deftly maneuver......(read more)
hedge funds vs. mutual funds

Hedge Fund News: Warrant Buffett, Louis Bacon & Greenlight Capital

How Much Does it Cost to Have Lunch with Warren Buffett? (Chinatopix) If you think the first lunch date you had with your girlfriend was already the world......(read more)
Alan Howard

Hedge Fund News: Alan Howard, Thomas Steyer & Caxton Associates LP

Discretionary Macro Funds Continue to Struggle in May (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) This year is shaping up to be a tough one for many of the best-known......(read more)
Marcato Capital

Hedge Fund News: Richard Mcguire, John Paulson & Louis Bacon

Marcato Reveals an Activist Stake in Life Time Fitness (InstitutionalInvestorsAlpha) At the end of the first quarter, Richard McGuire III’s Marcato......(read more)
T Boone Pickens with oil bin

Hedge Fund News: T Boone Pickens, David Einhorn & Jana Partners

It’s T. Boone Pickens’ Birthday – Here Are 22 ‘Boone-isms’ On How To Win In Life And Business (BusinessInsider) It’......(read more)

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)

Hedge Fund News: Philippe Laffont, Michael Hintze & Stephen Mandel

Coatue to Return as Much as 35% of Money From Hedge Fund (BusinessWeek) Philippe Laffont, founder of hedge-fund firm Coatue Management LLC, plans to return......(read more)
T Boone Pickens with oil bin

Hedge Fund News: T Boone Pickens, David Einhorn & William Ackman

T. Boone Reborn (Forbes) Aboard his Gulfstream G550, T. Boone Pickens — legendary trader, corporate raider, energy visionary and billion-dollar philanthropist......(read more)

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