John Paulson is worth over $11 billion. According to Forbes magazine, John Paulson is worth over $11 billion. He is the 42nd richest person in the United States and the 108th richest in the world. Paulson made a big part of his fortune...Show More Summary
According to Forbes magazine, John Paulson is worth over $11 billion. He is the 42nd richest person in the United States and the 108th richest in the world. Paulson made a big part of his fortune betting against low-income homeowners and on the collapse of subprime mortgage market and during the 2007-2008 global financial crisis. Show More Summary
U.S. strikes back at decision to drop MetLife's TBTF designation; 'John Paulson is co-hosting a Trump fundraiser; Microsoft gets into the pot biz; Dad uses helicopter to extract son's loose tooth; and more.
LONDON (Reuters) - Activist investors Carl Icahn and John Paulson are making American International Group (AIG) more transparent through their representation on its board, the U.S. insurer's president and chief executive Peter Hancock said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
If emission rates continue unchecked, regions of the United States could experience between three and nine additional days per year of unhealthy ozone levels by 2050, according to a new study from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of...Show More Summary
Tina Fey is all smiles as she hits the red carpet at Tribeca Talks Storytellers: Tina Fey with Damian Holbrook held during the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival at the John Zuccotti Theater at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center on Tuesday (April 19) in New York City. The 45-year-old entertainer talked about how early Mean Girls [...]
At this point, the hedge fund manager could bench press a dozen Bloomberg terminals.
Several days ago, following the latest M&A deal to blow up and rock the hedge fund world when the US Treasury ended the Pfizer-Allergan deal, we were wondering with event/arb funds would be most impacted. We now of know at least one,...Show More Summary
William A. Ackman’s devotion to Valeant continues to cost him dearly, something he shares with John Paulson.
(CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts) - A team at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University and the Harvard John A. Paulson School for Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) has invented a method for 3D bioprinting...Show More Summary
The Citadel founder has preserved his status as the richest Illinoisian. John Paulson et al fared less well.
Long before "The Big Short's" Michael Burry was a household name for his insight into the upcoming subprime crisis of 2006-2007, there were many others among them John Paulson, Kyle Bass, and Corriente Advisors' Mark Hart. Just like Bass, Mark is another Texas-based hedge fund manager who correctly predicted, and profited from, the subprime crisis. Show More Summary
Links to the best reading in funds investing: What if actively managed mutual funds charged fees based on performance? — Sarah Max, Barron’s John Paulson cut exposure in the SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) leading into big 2016 rally — Luzi-Ann Javier, Bloomberg Bankruptcies in the oil patch will lower dividends, but might not shrink the […]
John Paulson, the Queens native and hedge fund manager who correctly predicted the housing bubble, slashed his position in the SPDR Gold Shares ( GLD ) by 37% in the final three months of the year, regulatory filings show. Read Mo...
Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson is raising money for a new private-equity fund, Bloomberg's Simone Foxman reports. Paulson & Co. is looking to raise $1.5 billion for Paulson Strategic Partners Fund, according to the report. It...Show More Summary
The agreement ends nearly four months of bitter debate pitting Carl Icahn and John Paulson against A.I.G., which has resisted calls to break apart.