Investor Mario Gabelli, Ntelos Holdings Corp. and telephone companies in Vermont and Wyoming are among 33 applicants that may compete with Dish Network Corp. to win airwaves at a U.S. auction beginning in January.
Basically, the way hedge funds work is, you try to have some "proprietary" information or analysis that is not already incorporated into market prices -- that gives you "edge" -- and then you use your proprietary edge to trade and make money.
Charlie Ergen, Dish Network Inc.’s chairman and controlling shareholder, can’t be excluded from the satellite TV company’s bid in LightSquared Inc.’s bankruptcy auction, a Nevada judge ruled in a shareholder lawsuit.
Look obviously if Bloomberg View had given me a $52.7 million signing bonus I would not be up at 7am linking to this story about CEO signing bonuses, so I am sympathetic to its argument that big up-front bonuses are maybe not the best way to motivate or reward performance.
Dish Network Corp. Chairman Charlie Ergen said his company’s relationship with Walt Disney Co. “has not been our best” as the two sides try to hammer out a renewal of their contract, more than a month after the last one expired.