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.
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.
Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. are abandoning their sell ratings on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. as the stock posts its best quarterly rally since 2005.
Billionaire investor George Soros said Europe faces 25 years of Japanese-style stagnation unless politicians pursue further integration of the currency bloc and change policies that have discouraged banks from lending.
Soros Fund Management LLC, the family office of billionaire George Soros, boosted its stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., making the Israeli drugmaker its largest holding in the fourth quarter.
Ahmad Zuaiter, a former money manager for Soros Fund Management LLC, is starting a hedge-fund firm to invest in countries such as Argentina, Nigeria and Vietnam just as emerging markets are selling off.
George Soros’s Soros Fund Management LLC trimmed its stake in Herbalife Ltd. in the fourth quarter after the stock climbed by at least 60 percent from when the billionaire’s family office purchased the shares last year.