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.


2016 hedge fund winners and losers emerge

This was the year to ridicule hedge funds. Pension funds, politicians, Warren Buffett, even hedge fund managers themselves - they all had something to say about the disappointing performance, high fees and market saturation.


Billionaire John Paulson nets huge windfall

Billionaire investor John Paulson correctly anticipated merger activity in the energy sector, making him one of the big winners of Whiting Petroleum's purchase of Kodiak Oil & Gas.