All posts tagged "john paulson"

  • Hedge Funds Disappoint Overall

    The Economist has exposed the hedge fund complex as a major disappointment for their investors. Even with the market down they’ve been struggling to match the index averages during this miserable period. A recent standout to the...

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Seth Klarman: Stocks will probably provide poor returns for the next 10 years

    Charles Stein, writing for Bloomberg, has authored an article on hedge fund manager Seth Klarman. Unlike John Paulson, who made $15 billion by betting against home mortgages, Klarman didn’t see one big trade that would profit as...

    • Posted June 14, 2010
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  • John Paulson is Bullish on Equities

    John Paulson, the hedge fund manager who made a killing betting against sub-prime, said he still sees compelling long-term returns in equities even after their sharp run-up this year, and that he isn’t holding any short positions...

    • Posted December 10, 2009
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  • John Paulson’s Advantage

    Hugo Lindgren, writing for New York magazine, speculates that John Paulson’s major killing during the credit collapse might be due to his transformation into a grumpy miser. According to a just-published study, a bad mood can be...

    • Posted November 24, 2009
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  • John Paulson has Been Investing in Gold

    John Paulson, the extremely successful hedge fund manager, initiated, or added to a number of positions in gold (i.e. SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Gold Fields (GFI), Gold Miners ETF (GDX), Anglogold Ashanti (AU)) in the last quarter....

    • Posted May 20, 2009
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