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  1. Hedge funds keep getting crushedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... that they will get hurt by falling oil prices. One minor exception to the January doldrums appears to be Greenlight Capital, a hedge fund run by famed short-seller David Einhorn . The fund eked out a 1.3% return following a 20% decline last year, ...

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  2. February's Most Important Global Data Release - And It's Not U.S. PayrollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Seeking Alpha

    ... yuan. The Wall Street Journal carried an article noting that funds such as Hayman Capital Management and Greenlight Capital held heavy option positions against the Chinese currency. There is nothing funds like more than taking on monetary ...

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  3. Yuan eyed by man who won big in housing crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MarketWatch

    ... Stanley Druckenmiller of Duquesne Capital, David Tepper of Appaloosa Management, and David Einhorn of Greenlight Capital are among a star-studded list of hedge-fund titans shorting the yuan on expectations that China's economic growth will sputter. ...

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  4. CNH Tracker-Road to a bond connect may be bumpy amid outflow pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Reuters

    ... the Chinese currency's decline. * Several major hedge funds, including Hayman Capital Management and Greenlight Capital, are piling into bets that China's currency will decline against the dollar, according to the Wall Street Journal. More stories ...

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  5. Market Extra: Man who made billions on housing crisis is betting against China's yuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MarketWatch

    ... Stanley Druckenmiller of Duquesne Capital, David Tepper of Appaloosa Management, and David Einhorn of Greenlight Capital are among a star-studded list of hedge-fund titans shorting the yuan on expectations that China's economic growth will sputter. ...

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  6. 2016 Starts Positively For Greenlight Re, Negatively For Third Point ReRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Seeking Alpha

    ... strategies showed. For the full-year 2015 Greenlight Re, backed by hedge fund manager David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital, Inc., reported a full year negative investment return of -20.2%. Third Point Re on the other hand, backed by hedge fund manager ...

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  7. Why These 5 Stocks Are Climbing Higher As The Market SinksRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Insider Monkey

    ... Ltd (NYSE:KORS) as of the end of September, down by nine funds from a quarter earlier. David Einhorn 's Greenlight Capital reported holding a $297 million position in the stock as of September 30, comprising 4.9% of its 13F portfolio. Next up is ...

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  8. David Einhorn Under Pressure as Greenlight Shrinks by $3.2 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | News Max

    Investors in Greenlight Capital showed the limits of their faith in the prowess of David Einhorn after his hedge fund's worst underperformance ever. The firm lost $3.2 billion in assets last year as its main fund plunged 20.4 percent, while the stock market rose 1.4 percent including reinvested dividends.

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  9. Einhorn Under Pressure as Greenlight Shrinks by $3.2 BillionRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Washington Post

    Investors in Greenlight Capital showed the limits of their faith in the prowess of David Einhorn after his hedge fund's worst underperformance ever. The firm lost $3.2 billion in assets last year as its main fund plunged 20.4 percent, while the stock market rose 1.4 percent including reinvested dividends.

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  10. Klarman's Baupost fund posts 2015 losses due to energy firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Reuters

    ... for us last year." The average hedge fund lost 1 percent last year but some big-name investors, including Greenlight Capital and Pershing Square Capital Management, nursed double-digit losses. Klarman said his bets on publicly traded companies ...

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  11. BRIEF-Greenlight Capital reports 6.8 pct stake in SunEdison - SEC filingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    Jan 27 SunEdison Inc : * Greenlight Capital, Inc. reports 6.8 pct stake in SunEdison Inc, as of January 15, 2016 - SEC filing * Greenlight Capital- from January 15-25, greenlight engaged in discussions with representatives of SunEdison's board on the composition of the board * Greenlight Capital- proposed that the company appoint a person designated by Greenlight to the board as an independent director * Greenlight Capital- to date, no understanding has been reached between Greenlight and the company with respect to these issues * Greenlight Capital- may seek additional calls and meetings with members of the board and/or senior management of SunEdison * Greenlight - Greenlight also had discussions with SunEdison on performance of Co's senior management team,issuances of equity,equity-linked securities * Greenlight Capital - may make recommendations that may relate to changes in strategic ... (more)

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  12. SunEdison gives Greenlight Capital a board seatRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | SNL Financial

    The company has also agreed to a two-year break on equity issuances. Claire Gogel, a private investor and a former Partner at Greenlight Capital, will immediately join the SunEdison board in addition to the nominating and corporate governance and finance and investment committees, according to a Jan. 27 release.

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  13. Greenlight Capital seeks SunEdison board seat, sale of companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Reuters

    Jan 25 David Einhorn's hedge fund Greenlight Capital said it has been in talks with SunEdison Inc for a board seat and seeks to make some changes at the company, including sales of assets or even the company. The hedge fund also said it had a 6.8 percent stake in SunEdison as of Jan. 15, according to a regulatory filing.

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  14. SunEdison gives Einhorn's Greenlight Capital a board seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    Jan 27 U.S. solar company SunEdison Inc , which has been under pressure from David Einhorn's hedge fund Greenlight Capital to sell some of its assets or even the entire company, added a former partner from the hedge fund to its board. Under a deal with Greenlight, SunEdison also agreed to amend its bylaws such that it will not be allowed to issue equity for a period of two years without the approval of nearly all of its board members.

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  15. Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Reuters

    ... for its merger with Dow Chemical Co, DuPont CEO Edward Breen told Reuters. ** David Einhorn's hedge fund Greenlight Capital said it has been in talks with SunEdison Inc regarding a board seat and that it is looking to sell the solar company's assets ...

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  16. China is going to war over its currencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Here are the top 20 hedge fund managers of all time - Ray Dalio, the founder of hedge fund behemoth $160 billion Bridgewater Associates, has dethroned George Soros as the most successful hedge fund manager, according to a new ranking. Now SunEdison has 2 agitated billionaire hedge fund managers to deal with - Greenlight Capital, the hedge fund founded by investor David Einhorn, is seeking a seat on the board of SunEdison - a solar manufacturing company.

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  17. David Einhorn May Push for SunEdison SaleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | GuruFocus.com

    ... ) is an important position for David Einhorn ( Trades , Portfolio ) with a 6.8% stake (4% through Greenlight Capital). SunEdison does everything from development and finances, up to installment and operation of solar power plants. It is one of the ...

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  18. Now SunEdison has 2 agitated billionaire hedge fund managers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Greenwich Citizen

    Greenlight Capital, the hedge fund founded by investor David Einhorn, is seeking a seat on the board of SunEdison - a solar manufacturing company. Since July, the company's stock has collapsed around 90%.

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  19. Greenlight Capital says it may seek SunEdison saleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | SNL Financial

    The David Einhorn-controlled firm confirmed in the filing that it held talks with SunEdison to secure a seat on the struggling company's board, but is yet to reach an agreement. Among other things, Greenlight Capital also is proposing a two-year break on SunEdison equity issuances unless it wins supermajority vote of the board.

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  20. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Reuters

    ** David Einhorn's hedge fund Greenlight Capital said it has been in talks with SunEdison Inc regarding a board seat and that it is looking to sell the solar company's assets or even the company itself. ** Dutch medical equipment and lighting group Philips is likely to sell its Lumileds division in the second half of this year at a lower price than the $3.3 billion it had initially envisaged, Chief Executive Frans van Houten said.

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