Tag archive for ‘Capital Management’
Vered Weiss On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Bill Ackman Gets Behind Someone Else’s Hedge

Bill Ackman is doing something new and is getting behind another hedge besides his own, but it is still a hedge fund that is pretty close to home. Ackman, whose hedge fund was among the best-performing of 2014, More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Soros Creates New World Order, But Rich Still Buying Hiding Places, Just in case

A right-leaning website, RightSideNews, thinks George Soros is starting a New World Order and the rich are getting ready to run for the hills. The website reports that George Soros founded and funds a group More...

Eli Horn On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Bill Ackman Hauled in $11.6 Billion for Investors over Past 11 Years

Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, the CEO of Pershing Square Capital, has gained $11.6 billion for his investors since 2004, according to LCH Investments NV, Business Insider said. The 48-year-old activist investor More...

Eli Horn On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Och-Ziff to Release 2014 Q4 and Full Year Results

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group plans to announce its 2014 fourth quarter and full year results, and its 2014 fourth quarter dividend, on February 5 in a press release that will be issued prior to the More...

Eli Horn On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Report: Carl Icahn, John Paulson Suffer Tremendous Losses from Energy Price Declines

U.S. hedge funds bet billions of dollars on oil & gas stocks in 2014, but the drop in oil and gas prices has left them with enormous losses, The Motley Fool (TMF) said. Hedge fund manager John Paulson More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, January 12th, 2015

The Bucks (Start and) Stop With Tom Steyer As He Considers Senate Run

  Tom Steyer was the top financial backer of political candidates in the congressional elections, and instead of bankrolling this time around, he might actually do the job himself with a Senate run More...

Eli Horn On Friday, January 9th, 2015

Herbalife Stock Rebounds as Company Dismisses Bill Ackman’s Latest Criticism

Global nutrition company Herbalife issued an official response to comments made the previous day by activist investor Bill Ackman regarding its business model, claiming they came as no surprise and were only More...

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Eli Horn On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Marc Lasry Plans Billion-Dollar Development for Downtown Milwaukee

TCW Group Inc. Chairman Marc Stern is among the newest owners of the National Basketball Association’s Milwaukee Bucks, a team controlled by Avenue Capital Management’s Marc Lasry and Fortress Investment More...

Eli Horn On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Bill Ackman Compares Herbalife to Bernie Madoff, Stock Takes Hit

Activist investor Bill Ackman renewed his attack on Herbalife during a CNBC interview Wednesday, likening the nutrition and weight management company to convicted fraudster Bernie Madoff. “Herbalife, we’re More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Herbalife Bull Paul Sohn Leaves Soros Management

The portfolio manager behind George Soros’ controversial bet on Herbalife, Paul Sohn, left Soros Capital Management, but a spokesperson told CNBC that “Paul Sohn’s departure is unrelated More...

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