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  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Paulson& Co left its stake in gold investments unchanged in the third quarter, as concerns about North Korea's nuclear weapons program helped lift bullion prices to a 13- month high, a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing showed on Tuesday. Soros Fund Management LLC stayed out of gold for the fourth straight quarter.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Paulson& Co left its stake in gold investments unchanged in the third quarter, as concerns about North Korea's nuclear weapons helped lift bullion prices to a 13- month high, a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing showed on Tuesday. New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, kept its stake in SPDR Gold Trust at 4.36...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 14- Paulson& Co held its stake unchanged in the world's biggest gold exchange-traded fund in the third quarter, a 13 F filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed on Tuesday.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 1- Muddy Waters, the investment firm run by prominent short-seller Carson Block, on Wednesday asked a New York court to force Google to help it identify someone who impersonated a Wall Street Journal reporter to uncover its strategy toward a French retailer it was betting against. "John Does 1-5" was accused of having from September 2016 to October...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 1- Muddy Waters, the investment firm run by prominent short-seller Carson Block, on Wednesday asked a New York court to force Google to help it identify someone who impersonated a Wall Street Journal reporter to uncover its strategy toward a French retailer it was betting against. "John Does 1-5" was accused of having from September 2016 to October...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 1- Muddy Waters, the investment firm run by prominent short-seller Carson Block, on Wednesday asked a New York court to force Google to help it identify someone who impersonated a Wall Street Journal reporter to uncover its strategy toward a French retailer it was betting against. According to the petition, "John Does 1-5" from September 2016 to...

  • *Spot gold rose 0.1 percent to $1,294.62 per ounce at 0108 GMT. *President Donald Trump warned North Korea on Tuesday that any U.S. military option would be "devastating" for Pyongyang, but said the use of force was not Washington's first option to deal with the country's ballistic and nuclear weapons program. *Sula Iron& Gold, a London- listed mining firm focused on...

  • Sept 26- New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, called on Tuesday for the world's biggest investors in gold-mining stocks to form a coalition to tackle miners' "dreadful" performance. Speaking at the Denver Gold Forum, the industry's top annual event, Paulson& Co partner Marcelo Kim launched the blistering attack on the sector, saying the...

  • BOSTON, Sept 18- The sale of former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci's SkyBridge Capital LLC hedge fund investment firm to a consortium that includes a Chinese buyer is still on track, with the closing date expected in late September, the firm's chief investment officer said on Monday. SkyBridge spokeswoman Woomi Yun, in an email, named...

  • BOSTON, Sept 18- The number of hedge funds closing their doors this year is slowing as investors add new money and performance improves. Notable funds that have gone out of business this year include Eric Mindich's Eton Park Capital Management. More recently, John Burbank's Passport Capital announced plans to shut its long-short equity fund.

  • A Reuters analysis of filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed that Coatue Management, Omega Advisors, Third Point, Tiger Global Management, Appaloosa Management, Paulson& Co, Soros Fund Management and Greenlight Capital in aggregate slashed 16 stakes, sold two stakes, increased six stakes, opened two new stakes, and maintained two...

  • Aug 10- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc investor John Paulson trimmed his stake in the Canadian drugmaker but said he remains fully supportive of the company's leadership. New York- based hedge fund Paulson& Co cut its stake to 6 percent from 6.3 percent, reported in June, due to rebalancing of its portfolios based on asset flows.

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    New York-based hedge fund Paulson & Co. on Monday reported a 6.3 percent stake in embattled Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals.

  • TORONTO, June 26- Canada's main stock index edged lower on Monday in cautious trading ahead of the end of the second quarter, as declines in the heavyweight resource and financial groups offset gains for consumer-related shares. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 3.54 points, or 0.02 percent, to 15,316.02. "No one is going to stick their...

  • June 26- New York- based hedge fund Paulson& Co on Monday reported a 6.3 percent stake in embattled Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. The disclosure comes a week after billionaire investor John Paulson, whose hedge fund firm is the biggest owner of Valeant, joined the company's board as it restructures to repay debt.

  • June 26- New York- based hedge fund Paulson& Co on Monday reported a 6.3 percent stake in Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc,. Paulson, who is Valeant's biggest stakeholder, had a 5.68 percent stake in the company as of March 31, according to Thomson Reuters data. Last week, billionaire investor John Paulson, joined the ailing drug company's board as...

  • June 26- New York- based hedge fund Paulson& Co on Monday reported a 6.3 percent stake in Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc,. Paulson, who is Valeant's biggest stakeholder, had a 5.68 percent stake in the company as of March 31, according to Thomson Reuters data. Last week, billionaire investor John Paulson, joined the ailing drug company's board as...

  • TORONTO, June 26- Canada's main stock index fell on Monday as declines in heavyweight sectors such as energy and materials outweighed moderate gains in a number of other groups. Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd slumped 2 percent to C $62.17, while Goldcorp Inc fell 1.2 percent to C $18.07. At 10:41 a.m. ET, the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 36.41...

  • OTTAWA, June 19- Canada's main stock index was lifted by shares of financial firms on Monday, while energy companies got a boost as oil prices steadied after coming under pressure over the past month. Royal Bank of Canada was the biggest gainer on the index, up 1.0 percent at C $94.47, followed by Toronto-Dominion Bank, which advanced 1.0 percent to C $65.7.

  • June 19- Billionaire investor John Paulson, whose hedge fund firm is the biggest owner of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc shares, on Monday joined the ailing drug company's board as it restructures to repay debt. Investors appeared to see Paulson's becoming a director as a vote of confidence in Valeant, sending its U.S.-listed shares up 5.1. percent...