October 23, 2014 4:44 AM ET

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Company Overview of Paulson & Co. Inc.

Company Overview

Paulson & Co. Inc. is an employee owned hedge fund sponsor. The firm primarily provides its services to pooled investment vehicles. It also caters to for banking or thrift institutions. The firm manages separate client-focused portfolios. It also launched and manages hedge fund for its clients. The firm invests in the public equity markets across the globe. It employs merger arbitrage, long/short, and event-driven strategy to make its investments. The firm employs fundamental analysis to make its investments. Paulson & Co. was founded in July 1994 and is based in New York, New York.

1251 Avenue of the Americas

50th Floor

New York, NY 10020

United States

Founded in 1994





Key Executives for Paulson & Co. Inc.

Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Director of Research
Age: 41
Managing Director
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Paulson & Co. Inc. Key Developments

Shire Is In Merger Talks With NPS

Shire plc (LSE:SHP) is considering another round of talks about a possible merger with NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NPSP) after proposed merger of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) is cancelled. NPS Pharmaceuticals and Cubist Pharmaceuticals (CBST) are the two most likely merger partners for Shire plc, according to reports. Another would be merger partner is Allergan Inc. (NYSE:AGN), with the Paulson & Co. hedge fund voicing support for a deal, according to the Wall Street Journal. Allergan Inc. (NYSE:AGN) is also being pursued by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TSX:VRX), but has so far rejected its entreaties. NPSP were up about 8.5% at $28.38, SHP about 3.2% at $184.93. CBST shares were up about 1.8% at $67.13.

Paulson & Co. Inc. Presents at 2014 Precious Metals Summit Colorado, Sep-11-2014 07:55 AM

Paulson & Co. Inc. Presents at 2014 Precious Metals Summit Colorado, Sep-11-2014 07:55 AM. Venue: Park Hyatt Beaver Creek, 136 East Thomas Place, Beaver Creek, Colorado, United States. Speakers: Victor Flores.

Paulson & Co. Acquires Condado Vanderbilt and La Concha Hotels in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Paulson & Co. Inc. announced that it has acquired a majority interest in the Condado Vanderbilt and La Concha Renaissance Hotel and Tower, and the accompanying Condado Vanderbilt condominium towers in San Juan, Puerto Rico for $260 million, including costs to complete construction of the Vanderbilt. The investment was made in partnership with International Hospitality Enterprises (IHE), a highly regarded owner and operator of hotels in Puerto Rico. The two oceanfront resorts are located in the heart of the Condado district in San Juan and comprise a total of 802 hotel rooms. The immediate surroundings are characterized by high-end retail stores, numerous restaurants and luxury condominium developments. The two resorts are separated by approximately 200 feet via the La Ventana al Mar public park.

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