Hedge Funds George Soros

  • Soros Reports 7.9% Passive Stake In JCP

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports big news on JC Penney. An SEC filing shows George Soros is reporting a 7.9 percent passive stake in the stock.

  • George Soros

    George Soros has asked to withdraw hundreds of millions of dollars from Bill Ackman's Pershing Square, according to a WSJ report.

  • Bill Gross

    Global risks are rising, and that has Pimco investing in higher quality, highly liquid investments like Treasurys, bond investor Bill Gross told CNBC.

  • Great Investors 'More Lucky Than Good?'

    Pimco's Bill Gross says Warren Buffett, George Soros and even himself have benefited from favorable market conditions. Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter and Joe Greco, Meridian Equity Partners, share their opinions.

  • PIMCO's William H. Gross

    "Am I a great investor? Not yet," Pimco's Bill Gross writes in an essay titled "Man in the Mirror." The real test of greatness will be adapting to a new era once the epoch of credit expansion comes to a close.

  • George Soros Blasts Germany

    Billionaire George Soros says the euro cannot survive, and that Germany is at fault for prolonging the 4-year old crisis, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • George Soros, founder of Soros Fund Management LLC

    "Germany did the minimum that was necessary to preserve the euro... And that is what maintained the crisis conditions," business magnate George Soros said.

  • Soros Warns of Currency Wars: Davos

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin and Steve Liesman reports the latest detail on an "upbeat speech" from Mario Draghi and comments from George Soros from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

  • 'Prepping' is the key word in Davos today as 'Team Bartiromo' finalized details for the 40+ interviews about to air over the next three days.

  • Billionaires: Raise My Taxes, Please!

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports some high-profile billionaires, including Warren Buffett, John Bogle and Norman Lear, are calling on Congress to raise their taxes.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 29- A handful of individual super-donors, business groups and unions have poured more than $350 million into California ballot initiatives ahead of the Nov. 6 election, underscoring the extent to which the state's system of ``direct democracy'' has morphed into a big-money battleground.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 29- A handful of individual super-donors, business groups and unions have poured more than $350 million into California ballot initiatives ahead of the Nov. 6 election, underscoring the extent to which the state's system of ``direct democracy'' has morphed into a big-money battleground.

  • Oct 26- Individual donors to U.S. presidential candidates can contribute up to $2,500 for the state-by-state party nominating contests and another $2,500 for the general election.

  • BOCA RATON, Fla.-- ADT Corp., the home monitoring business spun off recently by Tyco International Ltd., said Thursday it has held "constructive" talks with activist shareholder Corvex Management LP. Corvex, founded by Keith Meister, an associate of activist investor Carl Icahn, has taken a 5 percent stake in ADT, which is based in Boca Raton.

  • NEW YORK-- Mayor Michael Bloomberg will spend at least $10 million of his personal fortune promoting moderate candidates around the country in the final weeks before Election Day, he announced Wednesday, adding himself to the list of wealthy Americans pouring millions of dollars into the 2012 election.

  • Aussie Jumps, Euro Lifts, Korea Cuts

    Earnings lift the dollar and Panama wants in on the euro — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • A new report released on Monday by Soros' Open Society Foundations and the New York- based Foundation Center said that black men and boys in the United States do not have access to the structural supports and opportunities needed to thrive.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 1- Investor Whitney Tilson has changed his mind and touted video rental company Netflix. After double digit losses in 2011 caused in part by being wrong-footed on Netflix, Tilson's T2 had a strong first quarter. Now Netflix has grabbed his attention largely for what he said should be strong global growth. "

  • Does Soros Have a Mandate to Advise Governments?

    Frederic Neumann, managing director & co-head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, tells CNBC, "Germans cannot just write a blank check to everybody, you have to impose some conditionality."

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