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Hedge fund White Elm to shut down, posts double digit returns -letter

06 Dec 2019

BOSTON Hedge fund White Elm Capital is returning money to outside clients at the end of the year, ending a 12-year run of picking stocks for pensions, endowments and wealthy families, its founder, Matthew Iorio, wrote in a letter on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Hedge fund White Elm to shut down, posts double digit returns -letter

06 Dec 2019

BOSTON, Dec 6 Hedge fund White Elm Capital is returning money to outside clients at the end of the year, ending a 12-year run of picking stocks for pensions, endowments and wealthy families, its founder, Matthew Iorio, wrote in a letter on Friday.

Investor to oppose Instructure's plans to sell to Thoma Bravo

05 Dec 2019

BOSTON Rivulet Capital, a large investor in Instructure Inc, on Thursday said it will resist the U.S. educational software company's plan to sell itself to private equity firm Thoma Bravo for $2 billion, calling the deal too cheap and too hurried.

Investor to oppose Instructure's plans to sell to Thoma Bravo

05 Dec 2019

BOSTON, Dec 5 Rivulet Capital, a large investor in Instructure Inc, on Thursday said it will resist the U.S. educational software company's plan to sell itself to private equity firm Thoma Bravo for $2 billion, calling the deal too cheap and too hurried.

Activist investor seeks to oust Trump friend Barrack from CEO job at Colony Capital

26 Nov 2019

BOSTON Activist investor Blackwells is pushing to remove Tom Barrack, a billionaire friend of President Donald Trump, as CEO of Colony Capital, saying his mismanagement of the real estate and investment firm has cost shareholders billions of dollars in lost gains.

Activist investor seeks to oust Trump friend Barrack from CEO job at Colony Capital

26 Nov 2019

BOSTON, Nov 26 Activist investor Blackwells is pushing to remove Tom Barrack, a billionaire friend of President Donald Trump, as CEO of Colony Capital, saying his mismanagement of the real estate and investment firm has cost shareholders billions of dollars in lost gains.

Advisory firm TRS taps former TCW fund manager Tirschwell

25 Nov 2019

Debt restructuring and investment banking advisory firm TRS Advisors LLC said on Sunday it has brought on distressed debt investor Sara Tirschwell as a consultant.

Bacon's Moore Capital to return client capital after 30 years

21 Nov 2019

Louis Moore Bacon, the billionaire hedge fund manager whose macroeconomic bets on currencies, interest rates and other securities earned his Moore Capital Management LP double-digit returns over 30 years, will stop investing for outside clients, according to a letter sent to investors on Thursday.

UPDATE 4-Bacon's Moore Capital to return client capital after 30 years

21 Nov 2019

Nov 21 Louis Moore Bacon, the billionaire hedge fund manager whose macroeconomic bets on currencies, interest rates and other securities earned his Moore Capital Management LP double-digit returns over 30 years, will stop investing for outside clients, according to a letter sent to investors on Thursday.

UPDATE 1-Hedge fund Firefly hits out at Gulfport Energy's plans, demands board seat

21 Nov 2019

NEW YORK, Nov 21 Firefly Value Partners on Thursday asked Gulfport Energy for a seat on its board and criticized the "half-measures" which the U.S. gas exploration and production company is taking to improve its financial performance.

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