Posts Tagged ‘Gold’

Harbinger Builds Gold Position

September 22, 2010

Paulson & Co is not the only famous hedge fund that favors gold.  We hear that Philip Falcone’s Harbinger Capital Partners quietly added to its SPDR Gold Trust holding in the summer. (more…)

Paulson Gold Bet DIY?

June 26, 2010

Chidem Kurdas

One could fairly easily build a Do-It-Yourself version of Paulson & Co.’s portfolio of gold and gold-related businesses. Its largest component  is an exchange-traded fund, the SPDR Gold Trust—nothing could be simpler. You could ask why  people pay hefty fees to Paulson & Co. to buy an ETF.

Others are busy trying to replicate the Paulson gold fund, launched at the beginning of this year. (more…)