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Dan Loeb Wins Board Seats at Dow

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Billionaire Dan Loeb, who runs Third Point, one of the biggest hedge funds that agitates for change at publicly-traded companies, recently released a web site and a kind of attack video, criticizing Dow and its CEO, Andrew Liveris, for breaking…

Hedge Fund Boss Dan Loeb Denies Doing Time in Prison in Cuba

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Hedge Fund Boss Dan Loeb Denies Doing Time in Prison in Cuba for hitting a kid with his car.

Billionaire hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb, worth $1.65billion is alleged to have been involved in a crash in Cuba in 2002
A Vanity Fair article claims that Loeb wasn’t allowed to leave the island

Hedge Fund Boss Dan Loeb Gets Slammed By George Clooney

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Clooney slams hedge fund boss Dan Loeb and calls him carpetbagger.
“[Dan Loeb] calls himself an activist investor, and I would call him a carpetbagger, and one who is trying to spread a climate of fear that pushes studios to want to make only tent poles,” Clooney said.

Yahoo Buys Tumblr For $1.1B – What’s Dan Loeb’s Next Plan

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Yahoo Buys Tumblr for $1.1 Billion- But What will hedge fund mastermind Dan Loeb Do next?

Loeb (Yahoo +Tumbler) x Loeb (Sony x Gaming/Sony) + Yahoo Ultimate Private Cloud = x

That’s one way to look at it- any other ideas? x > xboxlive?

F*ck Yeah – Tumblr CEO David Karp signed a note announcing Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)’s $1.1 billion acquisition with the closing.

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.

Dan Loeb Counters Ackman – Hedge Fund Battle

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Hedge fund titans Dan Loeb and Bill Ackman have taken opposite positions on Herbalife. Two hedge fund managers both known for their smack talk and stirring up scandals are going against each-other. Dan Loeb and Bill Ackman have taken opposite…

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…

Dan Loeb Bets Big on Greek Dept and Wins

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Dan Loeb, activist hedge fund manager, built a major position in distressed Greek government bonds.  His nearly $5 billion hedge fund  Third Point Offshore Fund gained 3.4 percent last month, helped by its position in Greek debt. Dan Loeb, activist…

Top Hedge Fund Manager Losses in May

Hedge funds suffered big losses in May Ackman’s Pershing Square down 7% in May Third Point funds lose ground last month Paulson gold fund tumbles 12%, although other funds gain Bill Ackman and Daniel Loeb – two of the $2…

How All These Hot Hedge Fund Managers Keep In Shape

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Photos: Hedge Fund Titans and their workout or College Sport  Dan Loeb, George Soros, Falcone and many ohers Personally, Petra loves to run but last summer a friend mentioned that his colleagues began doing these DVD-Workouts in office.  It worked,…

Hedge Funds Who are the Biggest NY Political Donors

Hedge fund Managers gave $23.4 million dollars to state and local politicians from the start of 2005 throughout this year February. 1.James Simons  Renaissance Technologies  $4,198,377.69 This is a quantitative hedge fund has over $15 billion in assets under management…

Dan Loeb – Third Point

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Daniel Seth Loeb has Net Worth of $1.3 Billion. He was born December 18, 1961 and he’s a hedge fund manager and founder of Third Point LLC Hedge fund manager known for harsh letters to corporate executives and board members,…

Dan Loeb Letter to Yahoo’s Chief

Mr. Scott Thompson Chief Executive Officer Yahoo! Inc. 701 First Avenue Sunnyvale, CA 94089 March 28, 2012 Dear Scott: As we discussed, Third Point LLC (“Third Point”), Yahoo!’s largest outside shareholder, was disappointed that you and the Board of Directors…

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Rankings

  Who will be the next titan? STYLE GUIDE Trader: Seeks to exploit short-term volatility in the price of a security. The trader need not have an opinion on the merits of a company whose stock he trades, or the…

Biggest Billionaire Battles Among Hedge Fund Titans

Dan Loeb vs. Ken Griffin In 2005, Citadel founder Griffin’s poaching of New York hedge fund employees caught the eye of Third Point’s Dan Loeb. Griffin, who charges a higher management fee than traditional hedge funders, was allegedly luring the…

Third Point Want 4 Seats on Yahoo Board

Hedge fund Third Point, which has a 5.8% stake in Yahoo (YHOO), said it believes the company would fare better if its representatives were in the boardroom helping overhaul Yahoo. Third Point’s letter, released in a regulatory filing Wednesday, comes…

Hedge Fund Titans Face Off

Dan Loeb vs. Ken Griffin In 2005, Citadel founder Griffin’s poaching of New York hedge fund employees caught the eye of Third Point’s Dan Loeb. Griffin, who charges a higher management fee than traditional hedge funders, was allegedly luring the…