JCP Investment Management is trying to break up Casella Waste (NASDAQ: CWST) and improve the corporate governance there. The fund owns 5.8%.
It’s taking its battle a step further this week. Launching a website, www.FixCasella.com, dedicated to the election of its two board candidates, Brett W. Frazier and James C. Pappas.
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Many well-known hedge fund managers are also philanthropists, and many of them have their own foundations. Seth Klarman of Baupost is one of those with his own foundation, and he invested in a handful of hedge funds through his foundation. This list of Klarman's favorite hedge funds is based on the Klarman Family Foundation's 990 Read More