Hedge Funds George Soros

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    Soros Fund Management added Facebook, Apple, and Twitter, and dramatically boosted its shares in BlackRock in the quarter.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 14- Soros Fund Management LLC added Facebook Inc, Apple Inc and Twitter Inc, but trimmed stakes in Alphabet Inc and Amazon.com Inc in the quarter through June, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday. Soros Fund Management also dramatically boosted its shares in BlackRock Inc- the world's largest asset management firm, overseeing $6 trillion- by...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 14- Two major Tesla Inc shareholders cut their stakes in the electric automaker during the second quarter, before Chief Executive Elon Musk announced he would try to take the company private earlier this month. T. Rowe Price Group Inc funds, once the No. 2 Tesla shareholder after Musk, cut their holdings by nearly a quarter to 11.9 million shares in the...

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Elon Musk's suggestion on Tuesday that he would like to take Tesla Inc private may provide something the electric car maker needs: a little debt relief. Tesla shares ended the day at $379.57, within reach of their all-time high and more than 5 percent above the bonds' conversion price of $359.8676. The $2.3 billion in debt that investors can now take in...

  • TAMPA, Fla.— Amid the "Trump 2020" placards, the "Women for Trump" signs and the "CNN SUCKS" T-shirts, the most inscrutable message that came out of Donald Trump's Tampa rally on Tuesday evening was a letter. In late October 2017, an anonymous user posted on 4 chan, a shadowy site known for, among other things, cruel hoaxes and political extremism. Under the title "The Calm...

  • The Capitol building in Washington, DC.

    The Color of Change PAC, which boasts the financial support of liberal megadonors such as George Soros, is training thousands of volunteers to convince unregistered voters and other people who don't usually turn out for elections to show up in 2018.

  • *Adam Tan to continue to serve as chief executive officer. HONG KONG, July 6- China's HNA Group said it has made co-founder Chen Feng its sole chairman after fellow chairman Wang Jian died this week, moving to calm concerns about leadership amidst the conglomerate's efforts to slash its massive debt burden. HNA's group borrowing, including bank loans and bonds,...

  • Jim Rogers, American businessman, investor and author.

    The launch follows that of the NYSE Pickens Oil Response ETF (BOON) in February by T. Boone Pickens' firm and the NYSE.

  • With under 10 months left until Britain is due to leave the EU, opponents of Brexit are exploring ways to thwart what they call Britain's biggest mistake since World War Two. Best for Britain argues that both sides of the Brexit debate should welcome a second poll in less than three years to finally settle the question of Britain's membership of the EU and said...

  • LONDON, June 7- An anti-Brexit group backed by billionaire financier George Soros said on Thursday it would target lawmakers in an attempt to strengthen its campaign for a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union. The group, Best for Britain, which aims to keep Britain in the EU, urged members of parliament to rally behind its demand for a vote...

  • George Soros

    As it pulls up stakes and makes an exit from Hungary, George Soros' philanthropic foundation called the latest accusations from that country's government "nonsense."

  • Bulls running during the San Fermin Running of the Bulls festival in Pamplona, Spain.

    The Russell 2000 is about to post its best month since September, but one market watcher says the small-cap space could be due for a small breather before taking off again.

  • George Soros

    Soros Fund Management bought $35 million worth of Tesla bonds in the first quarter of 2018.

  • NEW YORK, May 15- The investment firm founded and chaired by billionaire George Soros took a stake in Tesla Inc bonds during the first three months of the year, giving the electric carmaker run by Elon Musk a prominent supporter. Soros Fund Management LLC took a $35 million stake in the convertible bonds of Tesla, which are due in March 2019, according to filings with...

  • The George Soros foundation says it is being forced to close its offices in Hungary

    The philanthropic foundation funded by the billionaire George Soros will close its offices in Hungary, saying it can't protect its own staff from the country's government. The Open Society Foundation will move its international operations in Budapest to Berlin in Germany, according to a press release Tuesday.

  • Open Society Foundations says it has become impossible to protect staff from government interference.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, May 10- Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad has never lost an election campaign. Mahathir led the coalition as Malaysia's prime minister for 22 years, starting in 1981. As one of the country's most eminent leaders, he was pugnacious, uncompromising and intolerant of dissent, but turned Malaysia from a sleepy backwater into one of the world's modern...

  • *Hungary building a "Christian democracy," Orban says. BUDAPEST, May 4- After an election victory built on a fierce anti-migrant campaign, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday said his new government would soon bring forward tighter immigration rules. He also named Interior Minister Sandor Pinter and Economy Minister Mihaly Varga as deputy prime...

  • "If you define it as generating returns that aren't commoditized, that aren't easy, by doing things that others are constrained from doing, then $3 trillion is just way too small," Andrew Feldstein, head of BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, said in reference to the current size of the overall hedge fund industry. Ricky Sandler, another prominent hedge fund...

  • Tom Steyer holds one of his Need to Impeach town hall meetings at a Doubletree Hotel on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in Largo, Md.

    With control of Congress up for grabs in November, several rich donors are already lining up to spend big in districts they may never even visit, let alone step into a local voting booth.