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  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Healthcare stocks, including insurers, have jumped since Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election last week and some hedge fund managers may see further gains in after making new bets in the sector in the third quarter. Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb's Third Point portfolio invested in insurer Humana Inc during the third quarter,...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Soros Fund Management LLC dissolved its shares in the world's biggest gold exchange-traded fund in the third quarter of 2016, ahead of the U.S. presidential election, a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing showed on Monday. By the end of September, billionaire financier George Soros' fund eliminated its position in SPDR Gold Trust as...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Paulson& Co held its stake in SPDR Gold Trust unchanged in the third quarter of 2016 as bullion prices briefly rose to the highest in more than two years, filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed on Monday. New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, left its stake in SPDR Gold Trust, the world's biggest gold...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- Wall Street power brokers may have rolled their eyes in private when ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker Steven Mnuchin agreed to be Donald Trump's national finance chairman, but now they are lining up to meet him. During the presidential campaign, many people on Wall Street had supported his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton viewing her as a...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 10- Wall Street power brokers may have rolled their eyes in private when ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker Steven Mnuchin agreed to be Donald Trump's national finance chairman, but now they are lining up to meet him. During the presidential campaign, many people on Wall Street had supported his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton viewing her as a...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 3- Goldman Sachs Group Inc has settled a 2011 lawsuit claiming the investment bank fraudulently induced a bond insurer to guarantee payments on the doomed Abacus collateralized debt obligation ahead of the financial crisis. ACA Financial Guaranty Corp claimed Goldman and the hedge fund headed by John Paulson tricked it into insuring the CDO,...

  • BOSTON, Oct 20- Investors frustrated by poor returns and high fees at hedge funds pulled out roughly 1 percent of industry capital in the third quarter, with outflows totaling $28 billion. Third-quarter redemptions nearly tripled from the $8.2 billion investors redeemed during the second quarter, raising the amount of money pulled out this year to $51.5...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 18- Next time you knock back a cold Sam Adams beer, you have one man in particular to thank for it: Jim Koch. The co-founder of Boston Beer Company comes from a long line of brewers, and culled the original Sam Adams formula from his great-grandfather's old recipes. Q: Growing up in southern Ohio, who exactly were you learning from?

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Oct 17- Largely united in their dislike of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, some ultra-wealthy U.S. investors who play in conservative politics are warily weighing their choices, torn between third-party candidates, simply focusing on down-ballot contests or even voting for Democrat Hillary Clinton. Stanley Druckenmiller,...

  • Oct 17- Bets on expensive but poorly performing hedge funds have cost pensioners in New York $3.8 billion in the last eight years, according to a report published by the state's financial regulator on Monday. "Hedge fund managers continue to reap hundreds of millions of dollars in fees, regardless of their performance, which is a rip-off at the expense of...

  • David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management

    Hedge fund billionaire David Tepper tells CNBC that a "fairly bad choice" of presidential candidates is "affecting things."

  • Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reacts after speaking at a campaign event at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. September 19, 2016.

    Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton remains by far the favored candidate among hedge-fund managers.

  • Steinway piano, keys

    Michael Sweeney, who had been Steinway & Sons CEO since 2011, left in mid-August for unknown reasons.

  • Donald Trump

    Lofty predictions for sizable hedge fund industry support for the Donald Trump presidential campaign have fallen short.

  • George Soros

    Soros Fund Management sharply cut its shares in gold in the second quarter, regulatory filings showed on Monday.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald J.Trump addresses the audience during a campaign event at BB&T Center on August 10th, 2016 in Sunrise, Florida.

    Donald Trump tells CNBC he will either win with his frank and uncensored style of campaigning, or go back to his comfortable life.

  • Donald Trump

    The group he has assembled, mostly businessmen, is atypical in their relative lack of economic credentials.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump

    Donald Trump announces an economic team that will help to guide his often-inconsistent policy statements.

  • Donald Trump signing autographs

    The strong July jobs report should not be taken as a sign the economy is fixed, newly named Trump economic advisor David Malpass says.

  • U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump delivers a campaign speech about national security in Manchester, New Hampshire, June 13, 2016.

    A few months ago, Wall Street was hopping on the Trump train. But now, the street's love affair with the reality TV star seems to be over, says Turney Duff.