STONY BROOK, N.Y.— Stony Brook University has received a $25 million donation from the founder of a hedge fund. The Long Island- based school says the gift from James Simons and his wife, Marilyn, will boost research by physicists and mathematicians.
NEW YORK, May 6- Hedge fund mogul David Tepper had a case of deja vu when he ranked as the best paid hedge fund manager for the second year running by earning $3.5 billion in 2013 with a savvy bet on airline stocks, according to a new ranking. Tepper, who runs Appaloosa Management, was followed in second place by Steven A. Cohen, who earned $2.4 billion.
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.