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  • The move came just before spot gold prices tumbled 6.6 percent in July, their weakest monthly performance in more than two years after a steep selloff in Shanghai and New York, and on expectations for the U.S. "It appears Paulson was astute to lighten up some before the July plunge," said Mike McGlone, director of research for ETF Securities in New York.

  • New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, cut its stake in SPDR Gold Trust by 1 million shares to 9.2 million shares worth $1.04 billion in the quarter ending June 30, according to the 13 F-HR filing. Paulson& Co also cut its stake in AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, and left stakes unchanged in IAMGOLD Corp and NovaGold Resources Inc..

  • NEW YORK, Aug 14- Hedge fund Paulson& Co cut its stake in the gold-backed exchange-traded fund SPDR Gold Trust in the second quarter of 2015, after holding it unchanged for six straight quarters, a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed on Friday. New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, owned 9.2 million shares worth...

  • BOSTON, Aug 5- Bank of America Merrill Lynch is telling its financial advisers to pull clients' money from billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson's Advantage fund and said they are not permitted to put new money into one of his other portfolios. Paulson's New York- based Paulson& Co has made bets on Puerto Rico, expecting the island to emerge from its debt...

  • BOSTON, Aug 5- Bank of America Merrill Lynch is telling its financial advisers to pull clients' money out of billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson's Advantage Funds and said they are not permitted to put new money into one of his other portfolios. Customers at Bank of America's wealth management division who put money into Paulson's Advantage fund will...

  • LONDON, Aug 3- Gold edged lower on Monday, after falling by the most in two years in July, as the dollar steadied ahead of U.S. economic indicators that could bolster expectations for a hike in U.S. interest rates soon. Spot gold was down 0.3 percent at $1,093 an ounce by 0928 GMT. Gold's rout deepened last month as the dollar strengthened after comments by the Federal...

  • MANILA, Aug 3- Gold edged lower early on Monday, trading near a 5-1/ 2- year low, as expectations for a near-term hike in U.S. interest rates kept up the downward pressure after bullion fell the most since 2013 in July. *Spot gold was down 0.2 percent at $1,092.80 an ounce by 0019 GMT. That was near last month's trough of $1,077, its weakest since February 2010.

  • Paulson, in his first public comments since the recent price crash, said his firm, Paulson& Co. Inc., has retained a 10 million share stake, now worth about $1 billion, in SPDR Gold Trust, which tracks the price of gold. While Paulson's hedge fund was the single largest investor in the SPDR Gold Trust at the end of the first quarter, the position, now worth about $1.05...

  • HEDGE FUND MANAGER JOHN PAULSON DONATES $8.5 MILLION TO NEW YORK CITY CHARTER SCHOOL NETWORK.

  • The gift to Success Academy marks the 59- year old hedge fund manager's second multi-million dollar pledge to a school in two months, following a record $400 million donation to Harvard University in early June. Some of the money will be used in part to open two new middle schools next month, raising the total of schools run by the network to 34, Success Academy...

  • July 27- Puerto Rico may sport palm trees, pristine beaches and glorious weather but its tourism industry is losing out to rival Caribbean islands- and that is holding the U.S. territory back at a time when its deeply troubled economy most needs a fillip. Rick Newman, who owns and operates the Verdanza Hotel in the popular beachside tourist strip of Isla Verde, says...

  • *Paulson expected to put pressure on Syngenta board. July 15- Hedge fund Paulson& Co has taken a stake in Syngenta AG and could push for the Swiss pesticide maker's board to accept a takeover offer from U.S. seed company Monsanto Co, people familiar with the matter said. Monsanto, the world's largest seed company, has made a $45 billion bid for Syngenta that the Swiss...

  • Paulson's hedge fund takes stake in Syngenta -sources Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015 | 6:15 PM ET

    July 14- Hedge fund Paulson& Co has taken a stake in Syngenta AG,, and could push for the board of directors of the Swiss pesticide maker to accept a takeover offer from U.S. seed company Monsanto Co, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Monsanto, the world's largest seed company, made a $45 billion bid for Syngenta that the Swiss company rejected.

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, June 29- Greece's worsening debt crisis threatens to derail the best start to the year for global hedge funds since 2009, as a bitter standoff between Athens and its creditors rattles financial markets. Greek lawmakers on Sunday authorized a July 5 referendum that will let the people of Greece vote yes or no on creditor demands for economic...

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 3- Harvard University, which has educated many of the world's wealthiest investors, is now getting its biggest single gift from one them- a $400 million donation from Wall Street hedge fund investor John Paulson. The 59- year old financier said the gift was his way of thanking the Ivy League school for providing him and others with a top flight...

  • Harvard receives largest ever gift Wednesday, 3 Jun 2015 | 10:15 AM ET
    John Pauslon

    The donation comes from John Paulson, the billionaire money manager behind Paulson & Co., who graduated from Harvard Business School.

  • BOSTON, June 3- Harvard University, which has educated many of the world's wealthiest investors, is now getting its biggest single gift from one them: a $400 million donation from Wall Street hedge fund mogul John Paulson. The 59- year old investor, who credits his Harvard Business School education for success at his $19 billion firm Paulson& Co, said he hoped the...

  • Wow! Here's how much Icahn made on Apple trade Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 11:47 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Carl Icahn's big bet on Apple is now one of the greatest trades of all time.

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Top U.S. hedge fund managers made contrasting bets on energy companies in the first quarter, with Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn sticking with names pummeled by falling oil prices, while Hayman Capital's Kyle Bass bet on frackers, regulatory filings showed on Friday. Einhorn's $11 billion Greenlight Capital increased its stake in Consol...

  • NEW YORK, May 15- Top U.S. hedge fund managers increased their stakes in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd at the end of the first quarter, positioning themselves to take advantage of any upswing after the Chinese e-commerce company's stock took a beating after a surprise revenue miss in January. Soros Fund Management LLC, Tiger Global Management LLC, Viking Global...