Kasowitz, who also represents Bill O’Reilly, has been by Mr. Trump’s side for more than a decade in highly contentious court battles.
Dan Loeb's Third Point is stepping up its pressure on Dow-Dupont.
Dan Loeb's Third Point returned just 5.9 percent in the first quarter, slightly below the S&P 500's return.
Loeb is pushing for management to transform the conglomerate into a "software industrial company."
Activist hedge fund manager Dan Loeb told investors he doesn't plan on missing out on the final stages of this economic expansion.
In one example of a change in strategy, Neuberger Berman sounded out hedge funds about investing in Whole Foods Market and pressing for change.
Just 3 percent said returns topped expectations. Only 31 percent said returns met expectations, while 66 percent said returns fell short.
"This environment is undoubtedly better for active investing," Third Point's Dan Loeb said in his fourth-quarter investor letter.
The widely respected investor told clients how he is positioning his hedge fund portfolio for the Trump administration.
Daniel Loeb approves of the BOJ's monetary policy move, but believes that corporate reform is still needed.
Paul Singer's Elliott Management warns that the bond market is "broken" and that inflation could be uncontrollable.
Several big-name hedge fund investors soured on U.S. stocks in the second quarter and moved to gold and other bearish bets.
CNBC PRO sifted through the 13F filings from respected hedge funds and found the most interesting additions.
A group of hedge funds have formed a new lobbying arm to promote the benefits of shareholder activism across the U.S. economy.
Consider 2015 to be the year the hedge-fund industry completed the crossover to the digital age.
The biggest hedge fund managers have more money and more sway than ever before, and they are wielding greater political influence.
Beset by market volatility, crowded into similar strategies and bogged down by huge piles of investment capital, hedge funds are struggling this year.
Hedge funds are getting killed, says hedge fund manager Dan Loeb.
CNBC Pro researched Dan Loeb's investing strategy and analyzed a company using his framework.
Amid market turmoil, hedge funds posted their lowest annual returns in 2015 in four years, according to new data.