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  • The Rise & Fall of John Paulson     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:18 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports investors in the billionaire's hedge fund are losing patience with the fund's performance.

  • Paulson Gold Fund Down 22% Through July     Wednesday, 29 Aug 2012 | 11:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the latest details on the returns on hedge fund manager, John Paulson's funds.

  • Breaking News: John Paulson     Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    BofA is holding a conference call with hedge fund manager John Paulson, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Hedge Funds Bet on Big Bunds Sell-Off Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 9:52 PM ET

    Leading hedge fund managers are betting on a significant sell-off in German government bonds in the coming months after a sharp fall in yields on the debt paper driven by a flight to safety in the eurozone, the Financial Times reports.

  • The "Squawk Box" news team weighs in with their perspective on the markets ahead of the opening bell, including a look at billionaire hedge fund manager, John Paulson spending some of his fortune on a palace in the mountains, with CNBC'S Robert Frank.

  • Whale Watch: Why Copying Big Investors Is 'Dangerous' Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:44 PM ET
    NYSE Traders

    "It's dangerous for investors merely to mimic what large investors are doing, because you're always going to be late," says one market pro. "That includes not just buying but, importantly, selling."

  • Paulson Goes Short On German Bunds Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 5:52 AM ET
    John Alfred Paulson, president of Paulson & Co., Inc, listens during the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee November 13, 2008 in Washington, DC.

    John Paulson, the billionaire hedge fund manager who foresaw the collapse of the US housing market, is shorting German government bonds in a wager that the euro zone debt crisis will significantly deepen in the coming months, the Financial Times reports.

  • Last Call: The Future Looks Bright For JPM Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 10:15 PM ET
    Jamie Dimon

    Sharpen your pencils, it's Last Call quiz time.

  • Wall Street's Highest Paid Hedge Fund Managers Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:35 AM ET
    Earned: $585 Million Firm: SAC Capital Advisors AUM: $14 Billion Although last year’s 8 percent net return by SAC’s flagship multi-strategy fund was among Cohen’s worst annual results (apart from its 19 percent loss in 2008), the fund’s gross return of 16 percent was easily among the best hedge fund performances of 2011. The fund, which charges a whopping 50 percent performance fee, did especially well in discretionary long-short equity, earning most of its gains from energy, retail, and technol

    The managers at the very top of this year’s Rich List bucked the trend of the industry’s lackluster performance.

  • John Paulson Lowers the Bar to Pay Employees Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 3:48 PM ET
    John Alfred Paulson, president of Paulson & Co., Inc.

    Still suffering the repercussions of a huge downswing, hedge-fund manager John Paulson has told employees he’ll pay bonuses for this year out of his own pocket, according to someone familiar with the matter.

  • CNBC's Kate Kelly reports that Paulson & Company is slashing the key incentive level for employee bonuses.

  • Paulson Sued for Negligence     Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012 | 5:36 PM ET

    Discussing Hugh Culverhouse's lawsuit against hedge fund manager, John Paulson, for failing to conduct a thorough investigation of Sino-Forest, with Larry Kellogg, Levine Kellogg Lehman Schneider Grossman founding partner.

  • John Paulson Urges Hartford Financial Spin-Off Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 | 6:57 PM ET

    On Valentine’s Day, John Paulson looked for a breakup — of Hartford Financial.

  • Caesar’s IPO Might Not Be a Good Bet, Pros Say Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 6:53 PM ET

    Casino operator Caesar’s Entertainment, which holds its IPO on Wednesday, might not be a good bet for everyone, one analyst said.

  • Stock Gains Turn Hedge Fund Losers Into Winners Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 10:36 PM ET

    Last year's hedge fund losers may be turning into winners again. Several of the largest hedge funds that ended last year deep in the red, jumped to good starts in January, giving their wealthy investors reason to believe savvy traders are getting back their magic touch.

  • Helmers: Predictions 2012 Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 12:28 PM ET

    John B. Helmers, Principal and Chief Investment Officer of Swiftwater Capital Management offers his 2012 predictions.

  • Paulson's Fund Down 52 Percent YTD     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 5:16 PM ET

    Greg Zuckerman, Wall Street Journal senior writer with a look at Paulson's dismal performance in 2011, and whether the legendary hedge fund manager can turn it around next year.

  • Gold Sheds 'Can't Lose' Status: Now, No One Wants It Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 1:32 PM ET
    Gold bars

    In just three months, gold has gone from the trade that works in every kind of market to the trade that doesn’t work in any market.

  • OECD Warns of Developed World Funding Crisis Sunday, 11 Dec 2011 | 6:49 PM ET
    Private Equity Risk

    Markets and governments face an uphill struggle to fund themselves next year amid extreme uncertainty over the eurozone and the global economy, as new figures reveal that the borrowing of industrialised governments has surged beyond $10tr this year and is forecast to grow further in 2012. The Financial Times reports.

  • Paulson Apologizes to Investors     Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011 | 2:59 PM ET

    Hedge fund manager John Paulson apologizes to investors for its "worst" year, reports CNBC's John Carney.