April 23, 2014 8:43 PM ET

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Company Overview of Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.

Company Overview

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P is an employee owned hedge fund sponsor. It provides its services to private investment funds. The firm launches and manages hedge funds for its clients. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. The firm employs long/short strategy to make its investments in value stocks. It employs fundamental analysis to create its portfolio. The firm obtains external research to complement its in-house research to make its investments. Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P was founded in 2004 and is based in New York City.

888 Seventh Avenue

42nd Floor

New York, NY 10019

United States

Founded in 2004

Phone:

212-813-3700

Fax:

212-286-1133

Key Executives for Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.

Founder
Age: 47
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. Key Developments

Pershing And Valeant To Take Over Allergan

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TSX:VRX) to pursue a takeover of Allergan Inc. (NYSE:AGN). Valeant currently intends to propose a merger in which the Allergan’s shareholders will receive a combination of cash and Valeant common shares. Valeant has not yet determined the amount of cash and number of Valeant common shares it will offer, but it currently expects the cash component will total around $15 billion. As per person familiar with the matter, the cash-and-stock offer will probably work out to $165 a share to $170 a share for Allergan, though the exact figure is still undecided. Barclays and Royal Bank of Canada have indicated that they are prepared to deliver financing commitments covering the cash portion of the transaction at the time Valeant makes an offer.

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. - Special Call

To present evidence of Herbalife's violations of laws in China

Pershing Square Capital To Invest In US Based Company

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. is seeking to raise money in the next 10 days in order to invest in a large, undisclosed U.S. company, William Ackman wrote in the letter. The fund will be capped at $1 billion and will invest alongside the New York-based firm’s main hedge funds, which plan to invest about 15% of their capital in the same stock. Ackman didn’t return a phone call seeking comment on the new fund to Bloomberg.

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