John Paulson

John Paulson

John Alfred Paulson is an American hedge fund manager. He is the founder and President of Paulson & Co., a New York-based hedge fund.

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Goldman settles lawsuit over Abacus payments

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Goldman Sachs has settled a 2011 lawsuit claiming the investment bank fraudulently induced a bond insurer to guarantee payments on the doomed Abacus collateralized debt obligation ahead of the financial crisis.

UBS said to close feeder fund

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UBS shut down a feeder fund that provided wealthy clients access to billionaire investor John Paulson's Advantage fund due to the high cost of operating that portfolio, two sources said last week.

Paulson makes another $1bn

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John Paulson’s hedge funds made almost $1bn on his investment in OneWest Bank, which is being purchased by CIT Group for $3.4bn in cash and stock.

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Peek Into Paulson's Holdings

John Paulson, the billionaire hedge fund manager who had his worst year on record in 2011, sold his entire stakes in Citigroup Inc. and Bank of America Corp. in the fourth quarter before the shares rallied.

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Goldman settles lawsuit over Abacus payments

Goldman Sachs has settled a 2011 lawsuit claiming the investment bank fraudulently induced a bond insurer to guarantee payments on the doomed Abacus collateralized debt obligation ahead of the financial crisis.

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John Paulson's Hedge Funds Weather Another Tough Month

November proved another disappointing month for Paulson & Co.'s umbrella fund, Advantage, and its Gold fund, sending the two funds' year-to-date performance down more than 17 percent and nearly 30 percent respectively, according to people who have been briefed on the results.

One-Time Hedge Fund Wiz Faces Second Abysmal Year

One of the hedge funds run by John Paulson, whose prescient bets were chronicled in 'The Greatest Trade Ever', is on track to be the second worst performer of 2012 among the universe of funds tracked by HSBC.

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Goldman settles lawsuit over Abacus payments

Goldman Sachs has settled a 2011 lawsuit claiming the investment bank fraudulently induced a bond insurer to guarantee payments on the doomed Abacus collateralized debt obligation ahead of the financial crisis.