Hedge Funds

Australia’s Santos gets final sweetened $10.8 billion bid from…

Australia’s Santos gets final sweetened $10.8 billion bid from…

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - U.S.-based Harbour Energy made a final offer of $10.8 billion for Australia’s Santos Ltd (STO.AX) on Monday, hiking its bid for a fifth [more…]

Socially responsible funds dump or rethink Facebook over data privacy

Socially responsible funds dump or rethink Facebook over data privacy

Published 18/05/2018

BOSTON (Reuters) - Several socially conscious investment firms are selling or rethinking their Facebook Inc holdings, unsatisfied by the company’s moves to strengthen personal data [more…]

Hedge fund Pagoda Asset Management shutting after four years -source

Hedge fund Pagoda Asset Management shutting after four years -source

Published 17/05/2018

BOSTON (Reuters) - Hedge fund Pagoda Asset Management is shutting down at the end of the month, becoming the latest casualty in the $3.2 trillion [more…]

Ackman says Pershing Square Holdings up 0.1 percent this year

Ackman says Pershing Square Holdings up 0.1 percent this year

Published 17/05/2018

BOSTON (Reuters) - Two days after billionaire investor William Ackman told clients that he was making money across all his funds again, he said on [more…]

Investors see big oil surge, but physical markets suggest caution

Investors see big oil surge, but physical markets suggest caution

Published 15/05/2018

NEW YORK/LONDON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil futures prices have soared past three-year highs, OPEC’s deal has cut millions of barrels of inventory worldwide and investors are [more…]

BlackRock may keep fees despite executive’s U.S. campaign donation:…

BlackRock may keep fees despite executive’s U.S. campaign donation:…

Published 12/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc can keep fees from the state of Ohio despite a donation one of its top executives made to Governor [more…]

Sober in Sin City: Hedge funds focus on work at Las Vegas event

Sober in Sin City: Hedge funds focus on work at Las Vegas event

Published 11/05/2018

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A hedge fund industry gathering in Las Vegas this week was far less decadent than those of the past, as big [more…]

Oil prices reach highest since Nov 2014 on Venezuela, Iran worries

Oil prices reach highest since Nov 2014 on Venezuela, Iran worries

Published 07/05/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. oil prices rose above $70 a barrel on Monday for the first time since November 2014 and Brent crude climbed to [more…]

Buffett targets CEO for Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan healthcare…

Buffett targets CEO for Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan healthcare…

Published 05/05/2018

OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Warren Buffett on Saturday said he hoped a chief executive would be found within a couple of months for the healthcare [more…]

Buffett defends doing business with gun manufacturers

Buffett defends doing business with gun manufacturers

Published 05/05/2018

OMAHA, Neb. (Reuters) - Billionaire Warren Buffett on Saturday defended his earlier remark that it would be “ridiculous” for the conglomerate not to do business [more…]