Tag: Hedge Fund

Hedge Fund Billionaires Wealth Changes

In the annals of the immensely wealthy, the hedge fund manager is a relatively new entry. It has been only about a decade since significant numbers of hedge fund managers, including Kenneth C. Griffin of Citadel, Paul Tudor Jones of…

Billions Star: Most Hedge Fund Managers are Sociopaths

Billions Star Damian Lewis: Most Hedge Fund Managers are Sociopaths. Billions star Damian Lewis says his character Bobby Axelrod is a hero to hedge fund billionaires Damian Lewis is the ginger Brit actor currently playing hedge fund manager extraordinaire Bobby…

Best Hedge Fund Paydays of 2016

Hedge fund big paydays and best hedge fund bets of  2016.   Viking Global Goes All-In On Natural Gas Billionaire Andreas Halvorsen made a lot of headlines in early 2016 when his hedge fund Viking Global built a $6 billion…

Bridgewater Hedge Fund Scandal Sex and Video Surveillance

Ray Dalio, the billionaire founder of the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, likes to say that one of his firm’s core operating principles is “radical transparency” when it comes to airing employee grievances and concerns. But one employee said…

Hedge Fund Managers Speak at Sohn Investment Conference

Carson Block, whose Muddy Waters Capital has built a reputation of uncovering fraudulent businesses, laid out a bet against the Bank of the Ozarks Inc (OZRK.O), saying the Little Rock, Arkansas-based bank was making outsized loans relative to its assets…

Hedge Fund Manager Ken Griffin Donates $40M to MoMA

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 one of the biggest…