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Things You Didn’t Know About Bill Ackman

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“I once made that argument that my net worth has never really gone up, because when I was younger I assumed that I would do really well and I have always had a present value whatever I was expecting to earn over time. As each year goes by my net worth increased to what I expected it to be over time,” Ackman says,

Top Hedge Funds For 2015

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Critics love to hate hedge funds’ relatively high fees, low performance and secrecy. But the industry is managing more money than ever—and is poised to grow even more in 2015. “Barring a large and unexpected global or financial event, hedge…

Hedge Funder Icahn Slams Ackman and Rips Into Dell Board

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“I believe this will go to a proxy fight and I believe I can win,” he said. “Dell has done a really poor job (but) the board has done an awful job. You know I don’t blame Dell as much as I do the board.”

“They’re giving the damn thing away,” he added. “If you are an institution, why would you want this guy still running the company?”

Hedge Fund News This Week

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Hedge Fund News This Week -Steve Cohen, Dan Loeb, Bill Ackman, David Tepper, David Einhorn and many more hedge fund and private equity news.

Carl Icahn Dishes Bill Ackman Hedge Fund Battle

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Hedge fund fight – Carl Icahn Dishes Bill Ackman Carl Icahn, reviving a decade-old feud with hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, said the founder of Pershing Square Capital Management LP is taking “inordinate” risks in a wager against Herbalife (HLF)…

Hedge Fund Winners and Loosers 2012

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Check out hedge fund hot shot winners and loosers of 2012. How Dan Loeb, Bill Ackman Barry Rosenstein and other activist investing strategies hedge funds are among the biggest winners of positive hedge fund returnes of 2012. Dan Loeb’s $9.3…

Hedge Fund Hunk Bill Ackman Puts Pressure On P&G CEO

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Activist hedge fund hunk Bill Ackman bought a stake in Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G), increasing pressure on Chief Executive Officer Robert McDonald, who already was under attack from investors after three forecast cuts this year. The stake is the…

Hedge Funds Are Motivated By Sex

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This Hedge Fund Manager Explains How Sex Helps Him Invest Hedge Fund Manager Bill Ackman: “Were ultimately animals motivated by sex!” FINALLY SOMEONE SPEAKS OUR LANGUAGE!  This sexy hedge fund boss revealed to CNBC Sqwawk Box that sex is what…

How Hedge Fund Manager Bill Ackman Got His Victory

Hedge Fund Pershing Square Wins Big The chief executive of Canadian Pacific, Fred Green, announced  that he would resign from his position as chief executive, president and director. Five other Canadian Pacific directors, including the board’s chairman, John E. Cleghorn,…

Ackman’s Pershing Square Plans for Listed Fund

Pershing Square Capital, the $11bn hedge fund founder and run by Bill Ackman is moving ahead with plans to offer an exchange-listed hedge fund, but first it must raise at least $3 billion of private capital to fund initial investments.…

Hedge fund Managers Scared of SEC Knock on the Door

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A new rule requires them to register as investment advisers and provide lots of data about their inner workings as a result. Hundreds of large managers, which already employ sizable legal teams, took the mechanics of meeting the March 30…