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Svea Herbst-Bayliss

U.S. to take stake in troubled trucking company YRC Worldwide

01 Jul 2020

By Jessica DiNapoli, Rebecca Spalding and Svea Herbst-Bayliss

Hedge fund celebrity John Paulson shuts firm to become a family office

01 Jul 2020

Hedge fund manager John Paulson, whose multi-billion payoff on a bet against the overheated housing market a decade ago turned him into an industry superstar, will stop managing money for outside clients and turn his firm into a family office.

Global hedge fund liquidations surge as coronavirus hurts returns: data

30 Jun 2020

BOSTON More hedge funds went out of business during the first three months of 2020 than at any other time since 2015 as the coronavirus led to heavy losses and investors pulled out billions in assets.

Cannae, Senator can call special meeting on CoreLogic, financing set

30 Jun 2020

BOSTON Cannae Holdings and Senator Investment Group, which are trying to buy CoreLogic Inc, said on Tuesday they own enough of the data and analytics firm to call a special meeting and that Bank of America is sure it can arrange financing for the deal.

Cannae, Senator can call special meeting at CoreLogic, financing set

30 Jun 2020

BOSTON, June 30 Cannae Holdings and Senator Investment Group, which are trying to buy CoreLogic Inc , said on Tuesday that they own enough of the company to call a special meeting and that Bank of America is sure it can arrange financing for the deal.

Cannae Holdings, hedge fund Senator Investment Group bid for CoreLogic

26 Jun 2020

BOSTON Investment firms Cannae Holdings and Senator Investment said on Friday they had offered to acquire CoreLogic Inc for $7 billion, sending shares in the property data and analytics company surging more than 28%.

Cannae Holdings, hedge fund Senator Investment Group bid for CoreLogic

26 Jun 2020

BOSTON, June 26 Cannae Holdings and Senator Investment Group on Friday said they plan to buy CoreLogic Inc for $7 billion, sending shares in the data and analytics company surging more than 25%.

Companies that spend on social causes risk hedge fund challenge: study

24 Jun 2020

U.S. companies that spend more on social and environmental causes, such as sustainability or charitable donation programs, are more likely to attract hedge funds that challenge their strategy and board, according to a new academic study.

ValueAct's founder Ubben retires from firm, starts new venture

24 Jun 2020

BOSTON Investor Jeffrey Ubben, who grew ValueAct Capital into one of the world's most powerful activist hedge funds, is retiring from the firm and will start anew with an investment company that will focus on society and the environment.

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