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Hedge Funds George Soros

  • George Soros in January said at his annual media dinner held at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that "it's impossible to predict" Trump's actions but that he was nonetheless "convinced that he is going to fail." Soros Fund Management held put options on PowerShares QQQ Trust, SPDR S&P 500 ETF and iShares Russell 2000 ETF as of June 30, according to...

  • Traders are more likely to reduce their returns than increase them, according to author Meir Statman.

  • Adam Tan, CEO of HNA Group, speaks in New York on June 1, 2017.

    HNA got its start as a small airline, and has now evolved into a giant, global conglomerate with stakes in big names like Deutsche Bank and Hilton hotels.

  • Morgan Stanley, a lead underwriter on the company's initial public offering, slapped a price target of $16 on the stock- a buck below its March IPO price. Analyst Brian Nowak wrote in the note that "we have been wrong about Snap's ability to innovate and improve its ad product this year." The bank cut its rating to "equal-weight" from "outperform" and slashed its price...

  • They were last at $16.12, down 5.1 percent on the day, after falling as low as $15.84. Morgan Stanley cut its rating to "equal-weight" from "outperform" and slashed its price target to $16 from $28, below the median target of $19.50. Snap's user growth trends have been modestly weaker than expected, Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak wrote in the note.

  • George Soros, billionaire and founder of Soros Fund Management LLC

    Soros speaks of “deeply troubling developments” in his native Hungary, where the rightist government is waging an anti-immigrant campaign.

  • Billboard campaign by the Hungarian government shows George Soros smiling next to the words "Let's not let Soros have the last laugh."

    A government campaign portraying billionaire businessman George Soros as the enemy of the Hungarian people has prompted a public outcry with people accusing the ruling right-wing Fidesz party of Nazi-era anti-Semitism.

  • NEW YORK, July 10- German exchange operator Deutsche Boerse Group has made a $10 million investment in Trumid, a New York- based financial technology startup that runs an electronic corporate bond trading platform, people familiar with the deal said. Trumid, which is backed by venture capitalist Peter Thiel and investor George Soros, will also announce that it...

  • June 26- Robert Soros, the eldest son of George Soros, is stepping down as deputy chairman and president of Soros Fund Management, a spokesman for the fund told Reuters. George Soros, the Hungarian-born founder of Soros Fund Management, known as the man who' broke the Bank of England' by shorting billions of pounds in 1992, promoted Robert Soros as chief investment...

  • June 26- Robert Soros, the eldest son of George Soros, is stepping down as deputy chairman and president of Soros Fund Management, Bloomberg reported on Monday. Robert Soros, 53, will remain an owner at the firm and will continue to be involved in its strategic long-term planning, Bloomberg reported. "As opposed to the past when everything was under one umbrella and...

  • LONDON, June 20- Sterling fell to a two-month low against the dollar on Tuesday after the Bank of England signaled it was in no rush to raise interest rates given the uncertainty Britain faces as it exits the European Union. Carney's comments sent sterling almost a full cent lower in morning trade and the currency fell further as the economic and political...

  • Milo Yiannopoulos speaks during a press conference, February 21, 2017 in New York City.

    A fan of right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has filed a lawsuit against the regents of the University of California, the mayor of Berkeley and a slew of others.

  • George Soros

    Billionaire financier George Soros says the EU is in an "existential crisis" and needs to be reinvented in the face of growing threats.

  • George Soros upped his losing bet against the U.S. stock market

    George Soros has upped his bet against the U.S. stock market, according to recent filings.

  • The hedge fund manager and active supporter of progressive causes added bearish options plays to his portfolio during the first quarter.

  • May 16- Facebook Inc's Instagram has souped up its camera with quirky face-tracking filters, adding another feature similar to one offered by social media rival Snap Inc's Snapchat. Instagram users will now be able to choose from eight filters including koala ears that move and twitch as well as math equations that spin to create humorous effects for their...

  • May 16- Facebook Inc's Instagram has souped up its camera with quirky face-tracking filters, adding another feature similar to that offered by social media rival Snap Inc's Snapchat. Snap, in its first earnings report as a listed company, said it had 166 million daily active users as of March 31. However, it recouped some of those losses after several...

  • May 16- Facebook Inc's Instagram has souped up its camera tool with quirky face-tracking filters, adding another feature similar to that offered by social media rival Snap Inc's Snapchat. Snap, in its first earnings report as a listed company, said it had 166 million daily active users as of March 31. However, it recouped some of those losses after several...

  • The Snapchat app on an Apple iPhone.

    Billionaire George Soros joined the handful of big hedge funds that bought Snap in the first quarter, an SEC filing Monday showed.

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, May 15- Snap Inc jumped more than 8 percent on Monday in its second strongest day since the social media company's initial public offering, boosted by filings showing several institutional investors had owned its shares. Coatue Management LLC, Soros Fund Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Jana Partners LLC on Monday joined the...