Tag: Hedge Fund Titans

Credit Suisse – Penalty…Pleas?

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  Credit Suisse, one of the world’s leading banks with operations in 50 countries, was just reprimanded by U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder. The U.S. Justice Department accused Credit Suisse AG with helping wealthy Americans dodge paying taxes. As evidence…

UK Richest Financial Elite

Hedge fund titans, prestigious banking families and  merchant banking businesses- list of wealthiest financiers in UK 2012 net worth estimates. Rich List 2012: The financiers  View just Hedge fund Rich list UK 2012 Or all  hedge fund rich list and…

Battle of Hedge Fund Titans

Hedge Fund titans Schwartzman and Paulson  are battling over CNL Hotels & Resorts bankruptcy case Blackstone’s Steve Schwarzman and hedge funder John Paulson are fighting over the termination of some lucrative Hilton Hotel management contracts  in the CNL Hotels &…

Hedge Fund Manager Bill Ackman

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William Albert Ackman, more commonly known as Bill Ackman, has an extensive professional profile working for many firms before starting his own. The founder and CEO of Hedge Fund Pershing Square Capital. Bill Ackman was born on 11th May 1966…

Most Important Lessons From Hedge Fund Conference

Annual Ira Sohn foundation invites a group of esteemed money managers to present investment ideas to raise money for pediatric cancer and other children’s illnesses. And every year, those ideas are picked over by investors like jackals around a carcass.…

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 Fund Backed LightSquared Filing Bankruptcy

LightSquared Inc. a startup telecommunications company, bankrolled by hedge fund Harbinger Capital filing chapter 11 LightSquared filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on few hour ago today after intense negotiations with creditors who had requested that the company’s backer, hedge…

Hedge Funds Profit from JP Morgan’s $2.3 Billion Loss

Hedge Funds Gain from trading loss When you hear the word “lunch” don’t assume you’re doing all the eating. Wall Street Journal reported Friday that $7 billion BlueMountain Capital Management and $35 billion BlueCrest Capital Management were among the firms…

Hedge Funds and Facebook IPO

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No doubt hedge funds will play bigger role in Facebook’s stock after public IPO but these hedge funds made money on regulatory arbitrage of privately held stock Hedge Fund Manager Christopher Hansen Christopher R. Hansen is a little-known hedge fund…

Hedge Fund SALT 2012

Founder of $6.2 billion SkyBridge Capital and the annual SALT conference that starts here today. “I want to popularize the industry,” he said from his lavish suite at the Bellagio Hotel. Hedgedund-list-salt2012- Popularize it he has. Now in its fourth…

John Arnold Closes His Hedge Fund Centaurus Capital

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Hedge Fund Manager will shut down his Centaurus Capital after successful decade. John Arnold (Net worth $3B)  told clients of his Centaurus Energy Master Fund yesterday that he would liquidate its holdings and return their capital. The 37-year-old said he…

David Einhorn

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Hedge Fund Manager David Einhorn David Einhorn (Net worth $1.1B) was born on November 20th 1968. He is hedge fund manager and  the Founder of Greenlight Capital, a long-short value-oriented hedge fund. He studied in Cornell University and lives in…

Hedge Fund Divorces

Pricey hedge fund divorces   A hedge fund boss faces one of the biggest divorce payouts in Britain after he announced to friends and family that he was gay. Tycoon Pierre Lagrange, pictured right with Roubi L’Roubi, has sold his…

New Hedge Fund Rich List Europe

New Hedge Fund Rich threw  Sunday Times 1. Alan Howard, Brevan Howard 2012 wealth £1,400m (2011 wealth £975m) The Brevan Howard hedge fund generated fees of $1.5bn. The lion’s share will have gone to Howard. His personal fortune is now…

Top Hedge Fund Sugardaddys For Politicians

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Hedge Fund Titans Support and Rent Politicians to bend the rules and Maintain Certian Loopholes. George Soros is on the sidelines, and Obama so far has claimed only two sugar daddies of his own: Bill Maher and DreamWorks co-founder Jeffrey…

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.…

Biggest Drop In a Hedge Fund History

Totally Lightscrewed Phil Falcone waited at the bar of the Post House in New York with two colleagues and a $199 bottle of Tignanello. His guest, Carl Icahn, was late. Falcone, the hedge-fund manager who has invested $3 billion in…

Phil Falcone

Phil Falcone’s Net Worth is $1.1 Billion. He is a Hedge Fund Manager, a former Harvard hockey star Philip Falcone scored $1.7 billion by betting against subprime mortgages in 2007 but has since lost much of that on an ill-conceived…

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,…

Ray Dalio Bridgewater Associates

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Bridgewater manages approximately $169 billion in global investments for a wide array of institutional clients, including foreign governments and central banks, corporate and public pension funds, university endowments and charitable foundations. Approximately 1,500 people work at Bridgewater, which is based…

Hedge Funders Getting Downward Horndog With Tropy Yogis

Hedge Funder Dan Loeb, 49, who manages more than $5.5 billion in assets, married yogini Margaret Munzer in 2004 Daniel Loeb’s wife, a  graduate from Brown University and from NYU’s School for Social Work, she is known for collecting contemporary…

Hedge Fund Pershing Batteling GP Board

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Ackman is seeking a proxy vote, which will take place at the company’s annual meeting May 17 in Calgary, to replace Canadian Pacific directors to achieve his goal. Pershing Square CEO Bill Ackman wants to install…

Breaking the Code of Ray Dalio’s Bridgewater

Ray Dalio is the founder of Bridgewater Associates. As of January 2012, the company is the largest hedge fund in the world with nearly $120 billion under management.  To better understand Bridgewater Behavior Read Dalios Blackbox revealed. Greg Herzog’s belives…

Newest Hedge Funder Reinsurer John Paulson

John Paulson joins hedge funders in the reinsurance business making a  deal with reinsurer Validus Holdings. Dan Loeb’s Third Point LLC set up a reinsurer called TP Re, while Steve Cohen’s SAC Capital has set plans to open up SAC…

Algo Wars

Algorithmic Trading Strategies and Automated Stock Trading There used to be two market structures for U.S. equity traders to contend with: the NYSE (for listed stocks) and NASDAQ. Recent counts put the number at roughly 40. Many are sources of…

Bombshell Hedge Fund Scandals

As attorney general for New York City, Spitzer had uncovered some of corporate America’s dirtiest secrets, but the tables turned and the hunter become the hunted. Room was booked under the name George Fox.  Spitzer had been using the name…

Another Hedge Fund Manager Sees US Recession

Among George Soros and Ray Dalio hedge fund managers-both have a negative outlook on US economy John Burbank also shares the same view.  Founder of Passport Capital LLC, a $3.8 billion hedge fund, said he expects a U.S. economic recession…

Hedge Funds Changing of the Guard

Hedge funds are seeing outflows compared with other  investments, like high frequency trading funds and ETFs with lower fees. For the traders at mediocre hedge funds, it’s exit time. A common hedge fund strategy in 2012 is to overweight in…

Hedge Fund Managers Who Took Home 14.4 Billion in 2011

Hedge funds have had a tough year. Tumultuous markets. Tighter regulations. An insider trading crackdown. But despite the lackluster environment, the top managers still took home $14.4 billion in 2011. Even when returns suffer, the largest hedge funds can collect…

Izzy Selling His Stake in Millenium Partners?

Hedge-fund manager Israel Englander has had a number of conversations with potential buyers, part of a broader plan to create a more institutionalized business rather than a one-man shop, according to several people with knowledge of the discussions. In part, he…

Hedge Fund Titans 6 Degrees of Separation

Hedge fund billionaire Daniel Och and Louis Bacon both attended The 2012 World Economic Forum, a super-exclusive summit situated among the snowy ski-hills of Davos, Switzerland. Och sits on the board of The Robin Hood Foundation, the organization founded by…

Downward Doggy Style

Sonia Jones, lithe blonde wife of hedge-fund billionaire Paul Tudor Jones, has partnered with the family of the late Ashtanga-yoga master Krishna Pattabhi Jois to launch a chain of yoga studios and boutiques. That’s got many of Jois’s devotees in…

Wealthiest Managers In Hedge funds By Net Worth

 Wealthiest Managers In Hedge funds By Net  Worth Hedgeho.com Including top hedge-fund managers – George Soros, John Paulson, Ray Dalio,  David Tepper, James Simons, Stephen Schwarzman, Bruce Kovner, John Arnold, Edward Lampert. George Soros Net Worth $22 B Age: 81…

How to Marry a Hedge Funder?

  How to marry a hedge funder? Find out how they landed a titan 1. Lisa Perry 49, wife of Richard Perry The FIT graduate and vintage sixties-clothing collector recently started her own line of retro-inspired clothes. She’s also a…