Paul Singer

Latest articles

5d
Market Watch
Activist warns BHP Billiton over its potash plansas an aggressive activist investor that is willing to chip away at the companie
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
as an aggressive activist investor that is willing to chip away at the companies it targets. The investment firm managed by Paul Singer has been meeting with other BHP shareholders since it went public. Deutsche Bank estimated the Jansen project... Read more
8 related articles
11d
CNBC
Elliott Management hires Moelis for $9.3 billion Oncor bidto raise capital for a $9.3 billion bid for Oncor, sources told CNBC. A bid wo
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
to raise capital for a $9.3 billion bid for Oncor, sources told CNBC. A bid would set Elliott's billionaire founder, Paul Singer, in competition with fellow billionaire Warren Buffett, whose Berkshire Hathaway last week made a $9 billion... Read more
9 related articles
12d
New York Post
Warren Buffett, Paul Singer take acquisition battle to courtThe latest punches in the battle between billionaires Paul Singer and Warren Bu
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
The latest punches in the battle between billionaires Paul Singer and Warren Buffett played out in a bankruptcy court on Wednesday. Lawyers for Singer’s Elliott Management told a judge that the hedge fund was blocked from preparing a financing deal... Read more
9 related articles
12d
CNBC
Breakingviews: Paul Singer is giving Warren Buffet another reason to loathe hedge fundsPaul Singer is testing Warren Buffett's adherence to his own investing wisdom.
CNBC / Posted 12 days ago
Paul Singer is testing Warren Buffett's adherence to his own investing wisdom. The hedge-fund chief's Elliott Management has cobbled a proposal to extract Texas electricity provider Energy Future Holdings from bankruptcy, challenging Berkshire... Read more
9 related articles
12d
Reuters
Elliott tells court it was barred from seeking Oncor financinglawyer, said potential sources of financing for a rival bid had contacted Ellio
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
lawyer, said potential sources of financing for a rival bid had contacted Elliott, a $32 billion fund led by billionaire Paul Singer, but Energy Future had ignored requests for information to help structure a deal. "We need actual cooperation,"... Read more
9 related articles
12d
EuroNews
Stada says activist investor Elliott builds 8.7 percent stakewhether it will tender its shares. The private equity firms announced a sweeten
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
whether it will tender its shares. The private equity firms announced a sweetened bid on Monday, after their prior offer fell through. Stada said that Elliott founder Paul Singer had 6.71 percent of Stada plus 1.98 percent in options as of... Read more
13d
Reuters
Elliott tests one of Warren Buffett's golden rulesPaul Singer, founder and president of Elliott Management Corporation, speaks at
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
Paul Singer, founder and president of Elliott Management Corporation, speaks at WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach, California, U.S., October 25, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake DALLAS (Reuters Breakingviews) - Paul Singer is testing Warren Buffett's... Read more
9 related articles
13d
Newsmax
Elliott Proposes $18.5 Billion Oncor Deal to Top Buffettretail electricity business were separated from Oncor and emerged from bankrupt
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
retail electricity business were separated from Oncor and emerged from bankruptcy last year. Elliott, run by billionaire Paul Singer, also disclosed on Monday that it would keep in place a corporate "ringfencing" structure that would prevent debt... Read more
9 related articles
13d
New York Post
Paul Singer to challenge Warren Buffett on acquisitionActivist hedge fund investor Paul Singer thinks he can put together a better de
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
Activist hedge fund investor Paul Singer thinks he can put together a better deal than Warren Buffett for Oncor’s bankrupt parent, Energy Future Holdings. Singer’s Elliott Management — Energy Future’s largest creditor — believes the $9 billion bid... Read more
9 related articles
14d
Finance and Commerce
Use of green project funding mechanism wanesCo. in March said it will buy a 49-percent stake in a clean-energy portfolio ow
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 days ago
Co. in March said it will buy a 49-percent stake in a clean-energy portfolio owned by Exelon Corp. Activist investor Paul Singer may pressure NRG to sell its yieldco, potentially to capture institutional interest in wind and solar... Read more
14d
CNBC
Elliott Management says it is wiling to top Buffett's $9 billion bid for Oncoron Friday for Oncor's parent, Energy Future Holdings, valuing the utility at $1
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
on Friday for Oncor's parent, Energy Future Holdings, valuing the utility at $18.1 billion. Elliott, run by billionaire Paul Singer, said on Monday it was working on a $9.3 billion offer for Energy Future. In a letter to the board of Energy... Read more
9 related articles
14d
EuroNews
Elliott says considering $18.5 billion offer for OncorWarren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway last week offered $18.1 billion for
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway last week offered $18.1 billion for the utility. Elliott, run by billionaire Paul Singer, said in a letter to the board of Energy Future Holdings Corp, parent of Oncor, that any transaction other than... Read more
9 related articles
17d
Market Watch
Battle for a Texas utility may pit Berkshire’s Buffett against Elliott Management’s SingerBRK.A, +0.48%BRK.B, +0.55% on Friday. Court papers indicate that Elliott, a $33
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
BRK.A, +0.48%BRK.B, +0.55% on Friday. Court papers indicate that Elliott, a $33 billion hedge fund run by billionaire Paul Singer, is in position potentially to bottle up Berkshire’s deal in bankruptcy court or put together a better... Read more
11 related articles
17d
San Antonio Express-News
Berkshire wastes no time wooing Texas to close Oncor dealCorp. may try to block Berkshire in favor of its own reorganization plan for En
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
Corp. may try to block Berkshire in favor of its own reorganization plan for Energy Future, Reuters reported Friday. The Paul Singer-led hedge fund asked U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi in May to let it propose alternatives to the... Read more
48 related articles
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Elliott explores bid to challenge Buffett's Oncor dealUS$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. If
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
US$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. If Elliott, the hedge fund run by billionaire Paul Singer, proceeds with such a bid, it would be a rare challenge to Buffett, who avoids auctions for companies and has... Read more
48 related articles
17d
Newsmax
Paul Singer's Elliott Said to Explore Bid to Challenge Buffett's Oncor Deal$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Elli
Newsmax / Posted 17 days ago
$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Elliott, the hedge fund run by billionaire Paul Singer, would seek to convert its debt in the company to equity, as well as raise new equity financing for its bid, the... Read more
11 related articles
17d
CNBC
A string of deals over the years reveals Warren Buffett's Texas hold'em strategyaverage. Berkshire might have some company in the Oncor deal. Activist hedge f
CNBC / Posted 17 days ago
average. Berkshire might have some company in the Oncor deal. Activist hedge fund Elliott Management, run by billionaire Paul Singer, is mulling its own bid for the company, according to a Reuters report on Friday afternoon. Elliott is already a... Read more
48 related articles
17d
CNBC
Warren Buffett may have some competition for latest deal from an activist hedge fund managerthe activist hedge fund may be gumming up the works. Reuters reported Friday af
CNBC / Posted 17 days ago
the activist hedge fund may be gumming up the works. Reuters reported Friday afternoon that the firm, run by billionaire Paul Singer, may consider a rival bid for Oncor. Elliott is a major creditor of Energy Future Holdings, which owns most of... Read more
11 related articles
17d
Reuters
Elliott explores bid to challenge Buffett's Oncor dealFILE PHOTO: Paul Singer speaks during the Skybridge Alternatives (SALT) Confere
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
FILE PHOTO: Paul Singer speaks during the Skybridge Alternatives (SALT) Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada May, 9, 2012. REUTERS/Steve Marcus/File Photo Elliott Management Corp, the largest creditor of the bankrupt parent of Texas power transmission... Read more
11 related articles
17d
Business Insider
Hedge fund billionaire Paul Singer is thinking about swooping in on Warren Buffett's latest deal$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Elli
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Elliott, the hedge fund run by billionaire Paul Singer, would seek to convert its debt in the company to equity, as well as raise new equity financing for its bid, the... Read more
11 related articles
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Elliott explores bid to challenge Buffett's Oncor dealUS$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. El
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
US$9 billion all-cash deal, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Elliott, the hedge fund run by billionaire Paul Singer, would seek to convert its debt in the company to equity, as well as raise new equity financing for its bid, the... Read more
11 related articles
20d
The Seattle Times
Arconic under pressure in high-tech end of aluminum businessthe corporate split, stepped down as Arconic’s CEO in April after sending an un
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 days ago
the corporate split, stepped down as Arconic’s CEO in April after sending an unauthorized letter to Elliott Management boss Paul Singer in the midst of the proxy fight. Elliott described the letter as intimidating and Arconic directors said... Read more
21d
11 News Houston
White House official: If Senate health care bill fails, pass simple Obamacare repealoff health insurance, 10 percent of the population.” Sanders said that would i
11 News Houston / Posted 21 days ago
off health insurance, 10 percent of the population.” Sanders said that would inevitably lead to deaths, and he said Republicans and Democrats should try to fix Obamacare instead of replacing it. Contributing: Paul Singer. © 2017 US... Read more
1565 related articles
22d
Manila Standard Today
Europe is new hunting ground for US investorscompatriot Nelson Peltz, through his investment fund Trian Partners, holds a st
Manila Standard Today / Posted 22 days ago
compatriot Nelson Peltz, through his investment fund Trian Partners, holds a stake in the French yogurt-maker Danone. And Paul Singer has invested, via his Elliott Management fund, in South Korea’s Samsung, the Australian-British mining group BHP... Read more
2 related articles
23d
Inquirier.net
Europe is new hunting ground for US investorscompatriot Nelson Peltz, through his investment fund Trian Partners, holds a st
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
compatriot Nelson Peltz, through his investment fund Trian Partners, holds a stake in the French yogurt-maker Danone. And Paul Singer has invested, via his Elliott Management fund, in South Korea’s Samsung, the Australian-British mining group BHP... Read more
2 related articles
23d
The Economic Times
Europe is the new hunting ground for US activist investorscompatriot Nelson Peltz, through his investment fund Trian Partners, holds a st
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
compatriot Nelson Peltz, through his investment fund Trian Partners, holds a stake in the French yogurt-maker Danone. And Paul Singer has invested, via his Elliott Management fund, in South Korea's Samsung, the Australian-British mining group BHP... Read more
2 related articles
24d
The Hill
The Hill's 12:30 ReportCONFIRMING that he was part of conversation about whether he would stop a Natio
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
CONFIRMING that he was part of conversation about whether he would stop a National Enquirer story??" (From USA Today's Paul Singer) http://bit.ly/2soXg6p It's Friday! Happy Fourth of July weekend! Please oh please let this week end quietly.... Read more
25d
The Hill
Conservative think tank closing because mission 'no longer relevant’The organization, which is primarily funded by billionaire GOP donor Paul Singe
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
The organization, which is primarily funded by billionaire GOP donor Paul Singer, will likely shut down in August, according to the report. A Republican source told The Atlantic that Singer was questioning the group's future before the election, and... Read more
26d
Philly.com
How Toomey can atone for his health care bamboozlementBob Casey was at Philadelphia International Airport fighting for the rights of
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
Bob Casey was at Philadelphia International Airport fighting for the rights of migrants. Or like hedge fund billionaire Paul Singer, whose Elliott Management employees are Toomey’s largest corporate source of campaign funds. Or Wall Street... Read more

In this news