Category Archives: S.A.C. Capital Advisors

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Cohen’s SAC Capital scores legal win over Fairfax

A New Jersey judge dismissed Fairfax Financial Holdings’ claims that SAC Capital–along with a handful of other high profile short sellers involved in the same dispute–was involved in spreading negative and allegedly false information about the insurer. (view story)

August sell-off hits big hedge fund names hard

The dog days of summer are proving vicious for hedge funds, including marquee organizations such as SAC Capital, Paulson & Co. and Pershing Square. (view story)

SAC, Ortus Lead Hedge Fund Expansion, Fuelling Hong Kong Office Demand

S.A.C. Capital Advisors is among the hedge funds increasing their presence in Hong Kong despite a tight market for space. (view story)

SAC Faces Probe of Biotech Trading

The SEC is reportedly probing one of SAC Capital Advisors’ 2007 biotech trades. (view story)

Senate’s Grassley Seeks SEC Explanation of SAC Capital Referrals

Sen. Chuck Grassley appears to be keeping a close eye on the SEC’s probe of SAC Capital. (view story)

SAC Said to Open Quant Fund as Cohen May Close Flagship to New Investments

SAC Capital Management is reportedly eyeing the launch of a fund specializing in quiantitative strategies. (view story)

Big hedge funds reveal their likes and dislikes

E*Trade Financial Corp., General Motors and Transocean were among the stocks touted by Omega Advisor founder Leon Cooperman at an industry conference in Las Vegas, where other hedge fund luminaries also weighed in with their picks. (view story)

SAC’s Cohen’s Tells of ‘Rough Six Months’

In a wide-ranging interview with Bryan Burrough of Vanity Fair, the hedge fund titan berates the press, describes how he has changed and tells how he once thought of taking SAC public. (view story)

Getting a Glimpse Into Hedge Funds’ Holdings

American hedge funds reported their quarterly holdings on Monday, offering rare insight into the stocks held by top money managers, including SAC Capital, Appaloosa Management, Greenlight Capital and Trian Partners. (view story)