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Hedge Funds John Paulson

  • April 11- Paulson& Co, the hedge fund firm led by billionaire investor John Paulson, has taken a stake in Viacom Inc as the U.S. media company has started to turn around its business, Paulson told Reuters in an interview. CBS and Viacom, both of which are controlled by media moguls Shari and Sumner Redstone, began exploring a merger in February. A merger of CBS, which owns...

  • Report: Hedge-fund manager owes $1 billion in taxes

    The Wall Street Journal reports that John Paulson owes $1 billion in taxes, one of the biggest tax bills ever.

  • John Paulson

    John Paulson, a onetime leader in the hedge-fund industry, owes about $1 billion in federal and state taxes this year: WSJ.

  • April 11- Paulson& Co, the hedge fund firm led by billionaire investor John Paulson, has taken a stake in Viacom Inc as the U.S. media company has started to turn around its business amid a challenging landscape, Paulson told Reuters in an interview. CBS and Viacom, both of which are controlled by Shari and Sumner Redstone, began exploring a merger in February.

  • John Paulson

    The New York Post says Paulson & Co. laid off employees, including senior executives.

  • *Spot gold inched up 0.1 percent to $1,351.96 an ounce, as of 0202 GMT. The bullion touched $1,355.50 on Wednesday, its highest since Jan. 26. *The Commerce Department said on Wednesday that U.S. retail sales decreased 0.3 percent last month, the largest decline since February 2017, as households cut back on purchases of motor vehicles and building materials.

  • NEW YORK, Feb 14- New York- based Paulson& Co, led by longtime gold bull John Paulson, kept its stake in gold investments during the fourth quarter of 2017, while other heavyweights including Soros Fund Management LLC, Jana Partners LLC and Caxton Corp all remained unexposed to the metal. Paulson& Co kept its stake in SPDR Gold Trust at 4.36 million shares during the...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 12- A U.S. appeals court said a shareholder lawsuit accusing Goldman Sachs Group Inc of fraudulently claiming to put client interests before its own when creating risky subprime securities before the financial crisis, including a collateralized debt obligation known as Abacus, cannot proceed as a class action. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 12- A U.S. appeals court said a shareholder lawsuit accusing Goldman Sachs Group Inc of fraudulently claiming to put client interests before its own when creating risky subprime securities before the financial crisis, including a collateralized debt obligation known as Abacus, cannot proceed as a class action. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals...

  • 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...

  • John Paulson

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

  • John Paulson

    Hedge fund billionaire John Paulson has joined the board of Valeant Pharmaceuticals.

  • Hedge-fund manager John Paulson

    Senior executives are said to be exiting hedge fund Paulson & Co as some portfolios suffer losses and assets dip.

  • John Paulson

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/01/business/dealbook/john-paulsons-fall-from-hedge-fund-stardom.html

  • Bernard Madoff

    Charles Murphy's Fairfield Greenwich fund had invested $7 billion with Madoff before it became known that Madoff was running a Ponzi scheme.