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Value Hedge Funds Biding Their Time as Calling a Top Gets Trickier
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Any time the markets have been soaring up, up, and away, it’s only a matter of time before the tides will turn. Value hedge funds have been struggling as momentum and growth dominated the day, but we’re finally starting to see signs of change. HOT Q2 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc Multiple hedge funds have written in their second-quarter
Carl Icahn: Cigna-Express Scripts Deal Just Doesn’t Make Any Sense
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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn discusses why he is opposed to Cigna-Express Scripts deal. Q2 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc Carl Icahn: Cigna-Express Scripts Deal Just Doesn’t Make Any Sense Transcript Joining me right now on the phone for his first interview since opposing the Cigna-Express Scripts deal legendary investor Mr. Carl Icahn. Carl good to have you. Good to
Jim Chanos on Shorting EVHC – 2018 Delivering Alpha Conference
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Jim Chanos on shorting EVHC, notes from the 8th annual CNBC and Institutional Investor run Delivering Alpha Conference. – See more of our coverage here. Q2 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc [00:00:00] Jim Chanos: Thank you. So first of all I want to thank you guys for having me here. I want to use this time to also make
VALUETALKS With Bill Browder, Hermitage Capital “Risk Is When Someone Gets Killed”
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Hello Podcast Listeners, Today is a very special episode with the founder of Hermitage Capital, Bill Browder. Hermitage was once one of the largest investment funds in Russia up to 2005. He was declared a national threat by Russia after he exposed corporate corruption. He also lobbied Congress successfully to get the Magnitsky Act pushed through. Bill is a graduate
Israel Englander on Learning to Trade and Running a Hedge Fund
An interview with billionaire Hedge Fund manager and founder of Millennium Management, Israel Englander. In this interview, Israel discusses how he learnt to trade and his career path in finance. Israel also talks about running a Hedge Fund and managed accounts. Q2 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc Image source: YouTube Video Screenshot Billionaire Israel Englander: Learning To Trade and
European Hedge Funds Post Weakest H1 Since 2000
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Key highlights for June 2018: Q2 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc Hedge funds were down 0.34% in June with 1H 2018 returns barely hanging in the green with a flat 0.08% gain year-to-date. This would be the weakest first half performance of hedge funds on record since 2000. To contextualise, the strongest gain occurred in 1H 2009 when hedge
Value Investing: Is Life Imitating Art?
Perhaps no other style of investing possesses the same degree of lore, scholarship, and celebrity as value investing. While names such as David Einhorn, Seth Klarman, and Joel Greenblatt may be household ones among diehards, Warren Buffett certainly has broad recognition even outside of the investment community. Value investing even has its very own, bona fide bible. Yet, despite all
Third Point Accuses Nestle of 'Falling Irreparably Behind'
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Regardless of whether a Brexit deal is cut or football finally comes home, Europe looks set for a summer of activism. Q2 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons So far this year, two contradictory trends have played out across the Atlantic, with the number of companies targeted falling slightly in comparison
Ray Dalio: Overcoming Failure, Steps to Success and Idea Meritocracy
An interview with billionaire investor and founder of the world’s largest Hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, Ray Dalio. In this interview, Ray discusses his principles for success and the his use of an idea meritocracy. Ray also talks about relationships and privacy. Q1 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops etc, Also read Lear Capital: Financial Products You Should Avoid? Ray Dalio: Overcoming
Dan Loeb’s Third Point Partners Increasing Pressure on Nestle
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Dan Loeb’s Third Point Partners has increased its pressure on Nestle, calling for more aggressive divestitures, a corporate reorganization, and improved transparency on strategy at the Swiss foods giant. In a 34-page presentation, the activist investor urged Nestle to be “bolder in re-shaping [sic] the portfolio” of its many businesses, referencing global M&A opportunities. Q1 hedge fund letters, conference, scoops