Hedge Fund - Paulson & Co

John Paulson Bio, Returns, AUM, Net Worth

John Paulson started Paulson & Co in 1994. He became famous for his bets against subprime mortgages. Before that he was relatively unknown and pursuing a merger arbitrage strategy with mediocre returns. In 2010, he made $5 Billion by betting on gold.

John Paulson started Paulson & Co in 1994. He became famous for his bets against subprime mortgages. Before that he was relatively unknown and pursuing a merger arbitrage strategy with mediocre returns. In 2010, he made $5 Billion by betting on gold.

John Paulson is not a great stock picker. His strength is in macro-themed investments. He doesn’t pick a single or a couple of stocks from a sector. He picks a bunch of stocks from each sector in which he invests.

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John Paulson
Fund Profile
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Fund Name: Paulson & Co
Manager John Paulson
Portfolio Value $3,248,101,000
Change This QTR +1.00%
Fund Holdings Sector Distribution
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No. Security Ticker Shares Value (x$1000) Activity % Port History
1. HZNP 5,614,000 $590,649 -7% 18.18%
2. BHC 25,839,035 $590,422 18.17%
3. BSIG 8,950,121 $217,040 6.68%
4. GLD 1,000,000 $180,650 NEW 5.56%
5. OXY 3,100,000 $175,894 -18% 5.41%
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