George Soros


Soros is founder of the Quantum Fund, long one of the world's largest hedge funds. In mid-2011, Soros said he would return money to his outside investors and turn Soros Fund Management into a family office to manage his personal fortune. It also handles the multibillion-dollar endowments of his philanthropic organizations and those of his relatives.

George Soros News

  • HS Group Backs Ex-Soros Specialists for New Asia Hedge Fund

    Kenneth Lee and Michael Yoshino, former Soros Fund Management LLC Asia specialists, plan to start their own hedge fund investing in Asian equities with the backing of Hong Kong’s HS Group Ltd. in the third quarter.

  • Chinese Tycoon Rides Resort’s Rise to Empire in the Sky

    Twenty years ago, Chen Feng used to push the refreshment trolley up and down the aisle of the lone Boeing 737 that comprised his startup airline.

  • Mickey Rooney, Jim Flaherty, Peaches Geldof: Obits This Week

    This week’s notable deaths included an Oscar-winning child star who kept working into his 90s; one of Canada’s longest-serving finance ministers who stepped down last month to work in the private sector; and a model and U.K. television personality whose punk rocker father staged concerts to raise money for famine relief. Below are summaries of these and other obituaries from the past week.

  • Super-PAC Urging 2016 Clinton Bid Raises $1.7 Million

    A super-political action committee urging former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to run for president in 2016 said it raised more than $1.7 million in the first three months of this year.

  • Donors Idle as Jeb Bush Mulls 2016 Risking ‘7 Dwarfs’

    Dirk Van Dongen has raised money for Republican presidential candidates for three decades and will be a financial force for Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s 2016 presidential campaign –- if Jeb Bush doesn’t run.

  • Aurigen Said to Raise About C$225 Million in Canadian IPO

    Aurigen Capital Ltd., the reinsurer backed by billionaire George Soros, is seeking to raise about C$225 million ($206 million) in the biggest initial public offering in Canada this year, according to two people familiar with the transaction.

  • Soros Puts Teva Over Microsoft in Winning Stock Strategy

    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.’s surge to a three-year high is creating a windfall for billionaire George Soros after he lifted the Israeli drugmaker above Microsoft Corp. to become the biggest holding in his fund.

  • FCC Gets Support From Holders of 99.98% of Loans for Refinancing

    Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas SA, the Spanish builder that counts Bill Gates and George Soros among investors, got support from almost all its lenders for a 4.5 billion-euro ($6.2 billion) refinancing deal.

  • FCC Jumps After Report on $6.3 Billion Refinancing: Madrid Mover

    Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas SA, the Spanish builder that counts Bill Gates and George Soros among investors, rose in Madrid after Expansion newspaper said the company expects to announce a refinancing agreement today.

  • Greek REIT Said to Seek $1.4 Billion as Investors Return

    Pangaea REIC, the real estate investment trust owned by Invel Real Estate Partners and the National Bank of Greece SA, aims to raise about 1 billion euros ($1.4 billion) to invest in Greece and Italy, three people with knowledge of the matter said.


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