Hedge Funds George Soros

  • Sept 28- Solar panel installer SolarCity Corp, which is in the process of being bought by Tesla Motors Inc, named Radford Small chief financial officer, replacing Tanguy Serra. Elon Musk is chairman of SolarCity and chairman and chief executive of Tesla. Earlier this month, SolarCity raised $305 million by selling future cash flows from a portfolio of solar...

  • Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reacts after speaking at a campaign event at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. September 19, 2016.

    Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton remains by far the favored candidate among hedge-fund managers.

  • George Soros speaking at the 2015 CGI Annual Meeting in New York.

    George Soros gave a fresh $2.5 million to a pro-Hillary Clinton super PAC in August, part of a $23.4 million haul for the group.

  • WASHINGTON— Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton say they raised record amounts of money in August for their presidential bids— a total of $233 million just in one month. And wealthy donors are pouring millions of dollars more into outside groups involved in the race for the White House and Senate contests. The payment from Make America Number 1 to Conway's The...

  • Sept 20- Billionaire investor George Soros said on Tuesday, he would invest $500 million to meet the needs of migrants and refugees. Soros, founder of the Open Society Foundations, also said he plans to work closely with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the International Rescue Committee to guide his investments.

  • George Soros investing $500M to help refugees

    The billionaire investor explained he wishes to harness the power of the private sector for public good.

  • A Syrian refugee, from Kobani, carries her baby as she arrives with other Syrian refugees on a dinghy on the island of Lesbos, Greece August 23, 2015. Greece, mired in its worst economic crisis in generations, has been found largely unprepared for a mass influx of refugees, mainly Syrians. Arrivals have exceeded 160,000 this year, three times as high as in 2014.

    The billionaire pledged to invest up to $500 million in programs benefiting migrants fleeing life-threatening situations.

  • Sept 12- Solar panel installer SolarCity Corp, which is being bought by Tesla Motors Inc, on Monday said it had raised $305 million by selling the future cash flows for a portfolio of solar projects to a fund advised by billionaire investor George Soros' hedge fund. Shares of the company, which is backed by Tesla founder Elon Musk, were up 7.4 percent at $18.00 in...

  • Sept 12- Solar panel installer SolarCity Corp, which is being bought by Tesla Motors Inc, said it had raised $305 million in a cash equity transaction advised by billionaire investor George Soros' hedge fund. Shares of the company, which is backed by Tesla founder Elon Musk, were up 6.6 percent at $17.89 in afternoon trading on Monday. A private investment fund...

  • U.S. Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (L) talks with Soros Fund Management Chairman George Soros before a panel discussion at the World Economic Forum in New York, February 3, 2002.

    Thousands of pages of Hillary Clinton's schedule as secretary of state reveals a billionaires' guest list, including one meeting with George Soros.

  • Donald Trump

    Lofty predictions for sizable hedge fund industry support for the Donald Trump presidential campaign have fallen short.

  • Danger Zone

    Professional investors are getting really confident that the stock market will keep moving higher — maybe a little too confident.

  • A rodeo bucking bull Bos taurus charges after a competitor in the rodeo arena, AB,

    At a time when some of Wall Street's biggest names are heading for the exits, retail investors are betting they're wrong.

  • Jeffrey Gundlach

    Several big-name hedge fund investors soured on U.S. stocks in the second quarter and moved to gold and other bearish bets.

  • Whale watching on Wall Street

    CNBC's Kate Kelly takes a look at how several big investors re-arranged their holdings last quarter in the latest 13F filings.

  • George Soros

    Soros Fund Management sharply cut its shares in gold in the second quarter, regulatory filings showed on Monday.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 15- Soros Fund Management LLC sharply cut its shares in gold in the second quarter, when bullion prices rose to two-year highs, regulatory filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed on Monday. "Investors have been more proactive cutting holdings in the miners, some of whom have drastically outperformed the underlying in the...

  • Noting the recent run-up in the benchmark Standard& Poor's 500 index to fresh record highs while economic growth remains weak and corporate earnings are stagnant- George Soros, Jeffrey Gundlach, Carl Icahn and David Tepper were among billionaire hedge fund investors and money managers who slashed their long equity positions in the second quarter, according...

  • Aug 15- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has increased its stake in Apple Inc by 55 percent, boosting its bet on the iPhone and iPod maker even as prominent investors like George Soros and Carl Icahn shed theirs. Berkshire owned 15.23 million Apple shares worth $1.46 billion as of June 30, up from 9.81 million shares as of March 31, according...

  • Aug 15- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Monday said it has increased its stake in Apple Inc by 55 percent, boosting its bet on the iPhone and iPod maker even as prominent investors like Carl Icahn and George Soros have reduced theirs. Berkshire owned 15.23 million Apple shares worth roughly $1.46 billion as of June 30, up from 9.81 million shares as of...