Tag: paul singer

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Paul Singer Warns Of A World At Risk

With $32.6 billion under management, Elliott Management is a hedge fund with a track record of understanding the “hedge” component of their category definition. As he looks over today’s market situation and sees discomforting similarities with 2008, he readies for […]

By World Economic Forum (Flickr: The Global Financial Context: Paul Singer) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Is Fear Elliott Management’s Best Weapon?

Activist investors are accused of being short-term thinkers who favor financial engineering at the expense of fundamental re-investment in the company or its people. A recent research paper by Thomas Keusch of Erasmus University in Rotterdam, cited in the Harvard […]