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Category Archives: David Einhorn

15% Of Greenlight Capital Investors Submit Redemption Requests

While, inexplicably, Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square remains immune (according to Ackman at least) to redemptions despite posting a terrible return in the past two years, another hedge fund from the “glory days” is having less success in keeping LPs: the WSJ reports that Einhorn was “forced to pay back more than $400 million in clients […]

Why The World’s Billionaire Investors Buy Precious Metals

There are always lessons that can be learned from the “smart money”. Unlike regular investors, Visual Capitalist's Jeff Desjardins notes that billionaire money managers like Ray Dalio and Stan Druckenmiller are professional investors. They have entire institutional teams at their disposal, dive deep into the nuances and complexities of the market, and spend every waking […]

David Einhorn Gets A Divorce, Shorts Sovereigns, Is Bullish On Gold

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 23, 2017 12:50 PM First it was Ken Griffin, then Bill Ackman, now it’s David Einhorn’s turn. Perhaps eager for a complete “change of scenery” after years of moribund returns, some of America’s most prominent hedge fund managers are taking the metaphorical knife to their personal lives, and wives. According to […]

David Einhorn Gets A Divorce, Shorts Sovereigns, Is Bullish On Gold

First it was Ken Griffin, then Bill Ackman, now it’s David Einhorn’s turn. Perhaps eager for a complete “change of scenery” after years of moribund returns, some of America’s most prominent hedge fund managers are taking the metaphorical knife to their personal lives, and wives. According to the Post, David Einhorn is separating from his […]

Macy’s Surges On Hudson’s Bay Takeover Report; Would Add To Portfolio Including Saks And Lord & Taylor

With Macy’s making the headlines in the past few days on speculation it was shopping itself for a potential buyer, a thesis first laid out by David Einhorn one year ago, moments ago the WSJ reported that Hudson’s Bay, the Canadian owner of Saks and Lord and Taylor, has made a takeover approach for the […]

What Keeps Elliott’s Paul Singer Up At Night: “A Spike In Inflation Could Leat To A Market Crash”

One month ago, Bridgewater’s Ray Dalio warned the New York Fed that even a modest, 1% rise in rates, and thus inflation, would lead to trillions in losses and “trigger the worst price decline in bonds since the 1981 bond market crash.” Now, it is the turn of Elliott Management’s Paul Singer. In a letter […]

Prospect Capital: The Enemy Within

Submitted by Roddy Boyd Of The Southern Investigative Reporting Foundation Prospect Capital: The Enemy Within John F. Barry III, the founder, chairman and chief executive of Prospect Capital, a Manhattan-based business development company, can't seem to get any respect. In June 2015 Prospect took out an advertisement in Barron's that sought to attract more investors […]

The SUNE Finally Sets: SunEdison Files For Bankruptcy

It’s over. After months of arguing that everything will be ok as investors flee the troubled company, it is now officially over: *SUNEDISON FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY AFTER ACQUISITION BINGE As Bloomberg notes, Terraform Power and Global are not part of the filing.   The company reported between $10-50 billion in assets and $10-50 billion in […]

Why This Was The Worst February For Hedge Funds Since 2007

It’s been a rough stretch for the 2 and 20 crowd. Everyone from Bill Ackman to David Einhorn to (gasp) the zen master himself, Ray Dalio has been seemingly unable to cope with markets that are increasingly volatile, correlated, and impossible to explain. Indeed many of the industry’s “rock stars” have massively underperformed of late. […]

Carl Icahn, David Einhorn Dump “No Brainer” Apple Shares

Having opened his position in AAPL in Q3 2013, Carl Icahn's projections, prognostications, and positioning have all lent credence (for CNBC watchers) to buying into the "no brainer" stock. However, it appears the plunge in the stock of the last few months has taken the shine of Icahn's glee as, according to his fund's latest […]