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Hedge Fund Manager Ken Griffin Donates $40M to MoMA

2015-12-23T11:33:59+00:00

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Ken Griffin Donates $40M to MoMA. Philanthropist and collector hedge fund manager Ken Griffin—the founder of Citadel, a Chicago-based hedge fund—is donating forty million dollars to New York’s Museum of Modern Art. It’s [...]

Hedge Fund Manager Ken Griffin Donates $40M to MoMA 2015-12-23T11:33:59+00:00

Top Hedge Funds In Bid to Shape Up Sotheby’s Auction

2013-09-12T06:06:06+00:00

Global art auctioneer Sotheby's BID +1.98% announced that its board of directors would review its capital allocation and financial policies, with results expected in early 2014. The company hinted it may take actions that could mean bigger payouts to shareholders via share buybacks or dividends. Richard Mick McGuire Marcato Capital Management The announcement comes after activist hedge fund manager Richard McGuire's Marcato Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in the company over the summer to 6.7%, according to an Aug. 29 filing, making it the second-largest shareholder in Sotheby's.

Top Hedge Funds In Bid to Shape Up Sotheby’s Auction 2013-09-12T06:06:06+00:00

Art Recovered From Mafia Collections including Picasso and Dali

2013-12-31T20:21:25+00:00

Mafia and art- Picasso and Dali artworks go on show after being recovered from mob collection. A priceless art collection featuring masterpieces by 20th century greats Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali and Giorgio De Chirico, has been [...]

Art Recovered From Mafia Collections including Picasso and Dali 2013-12-31T20:21:25+00:00

Steve Cohen Buys Picasso Le Reve for $155 Million

2015-06-29T08:26:12+00:00

Hedge fund hot shot  Steve Cohen is paying $155 Million for Picasso "Le Reve" for S. Wynn. The painting is the one that casino magnate Stephen A. Wynn accidentally — and famously — damaged with his [...]

Steve Cohen Buys Picasso Le Reve for $155 Million 2015-06-29T08:26:12+00:00

Hedgie Spent $25 Million On New Painting?

2015-06-29T08:19:10+00:00

Steve Cohen Out Art Shopping View Billionaire Hedgie Steve Cohen’s Impressive Art Collection A Gerhard Richter painting with a price of between $20 million and $25 million led sales at the world's biggest fair of modern [...]

Hedgie Spent $25 Million On New Painting? 2015-06-29T08:19:10+00:00