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Trian, the $13 billion activist hedge fund run by Nelson Peltz, will later this morning unveil a roughly $2.5 billion investment in General Electric, according to people familiar with the fund's plans.
The hedge fund industry in much of the world managed a solid recovery from the global financial crisis, but in Asia growth has stalled.
CNBC's David Faber reports activist hedge fund Starboard has bought a stake in auto parts retailer Advance Auto Parts. Also Faber shares his thoughts on the impact of activists on several companies, including Qualcomm and Valeant Pharma.
Hedge funds hopes of Li Ka-shing raising his bid for Hong Kong's Power Assets may be dashed by Capital Group.
Market tumult has delivered a hit to a number of areas, notable among them hedge funds, which have seen a promising year turn south in a hurry.
Democrats are pressing a Republican committee chairman to force Valeant to turn over documents tied to price hikes imposed earlier this year.
While volatility prevails, big institutional investors are ponying up for active managers and leaning away from cheaper, passive investing.
The site, www.carlicahn.com, will be used "from time to time to communicate with the public about our company and other issues."
Corporate management teams are reaching agreements with activists at the fastest pace since the financial crisis.
Experts from HSBC, the Asia Society and Gottex comment on Chinese President Xi Jinping's first speech during his landmark visit to the U.S.
Aoifinn Devitt, founder and principal at Clontarf Capital, says hedge funds have gradually moved away from currency speculation.
Ray Dalio's hedge fund, Bridgewater, defends its risk parity strategy after it was accused of contributing to market volatility, according to the FT.
China's biggest problem is mirrored across emerging markets, and it will have global implications, the hedge fund manager said.
The billionaire tells CNBC he's more bullish on stocks based on valuations than fellow hedge fund titan David Tepper. Ackman also talks Mondelez and his Herbalife short.
William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, discusses his hedge fund's strategy. We're principally a long only fund with Herbalife the exception, says Ackman.
William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, weighs in on short-selling strategy.
William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, shares his thoughts on Herbalife.
William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, discusses his $5.5 billion stake in Mondelez.
William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, shares his outlook on the markets.
David Tepper, Appaloosa Management president & founder, shares his thoughts on buying and selling on rallies and dips.