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Melvin Capital to shut down one year after GameStop short-squeeze caused billions in losses for the hedge fund

"The past 17 months has been an incredibly trying time for the firm and you, our investors," Plotki…

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The hedge fund blown up by its bad GameStop bet aims to scale down assets to renew outperformance

Gabe Plotkin's Melvin Capital suffered a 39% loss in 2021, and was down another 21% in the first qu…

Matthew Fox   


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These are the 10 stocks Melvin Capital is betting will help it recoup losses from the GameStop short squeeze that cost it billions

The $17 billion hedge fund suffered a 53% loss in January and ended the first half down 46% followi…

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The hedge fund badly bruised by betting against GameStop is still struggling after ending the first half with a 46% loss, report says

The New York-based hedge fund, which suffered a 53% loss in January from the Reddit-trader short sq…

Shalini Nagarajan   


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The hedge fund that lost nearly $7 billion betting against stocks like GameStop is raising cash for a new long-only fund

Melvin is raising money for a fund that bets stocks will rise, not fall, in a move away from the st…

Shalini Nagarajan   


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The hedge fund that lost more than 50% in a single month betting against GameStop closed out of its public short positions in the 1st quarter

Melvin Capital sold all its publicly listed put options in the first three months of the year, incl…

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GameStop short-seller Melvin Capital suffered a 49% loss in the 1st-quarter after being hit by the Reddit-fanned trading frenzy

The hedge fund lost 53% in January, gained 22% in February, and then slid another 7% in March.

Shalini Nagarajan   


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The hedge fund that lost more than 50% on GameStop's stock surge is facing 9 lawsuits from retail investors alleging conspiracy to restrict trading

One lawsuit said that buying restrictions were imposed only on retail investors, not institutions, …

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Gabe Plotkin's Melvin Capital gained 22% in February - but the GameStop saga leaves it in a deep hole

The gain for Melvin Capital came after Gabe Plotkin's hedge fund lost 53% in January when day-trade…

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Gabe Plotkin, whose GameStop short bets led to a 53% January loss for his hedge fund, told Congress he's been short Tesla in the past

Amid the GameStop short-squeeze last month, Elon Musk tweeted, "Gamestonk!!" with a link to Reddit'…

Matthew Fox   


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The hedge fund that lost 53% in January betting against GameStop bought $1.3 billion of Facebook stock in the 4th quarter

Assuming Melvin Capital still owns its full Facebook stake, the hedge fund will need much stronger …

Isabelle Lee   


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The hedge funder whose GameStop short bets led to a 53% January loss took home $846 million in 2020

Gabe Plotkin's Melvin Capital was at the center of the GameStop drama that dominated market headlin…

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The firms of billionaire investors Steve Cohen and Ken Griffin pour $2.8 billion into a GameStop short-seller that's lost 30% this year

Melvin Capital is down 30% this year as day traders have bid up stocks including GameStop and Bed B…

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Hedge fund giant Tiger Global has reportedly lost 52% this year as tech losses accelerated in May

"Our team remains maximally motivated to earn back recent losses," the hedge fund wrote in an inves…

Matthew Fox   


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One hedge fund that bet against GameStop is closing its doors after taking double-digit percent losses from the meme stock's rally

Its decision to close down is unrelated to the battle between individual investors and hedge funds …

Shalini Nagarajan   


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Despite the GameStop saga and Archegos implosion, banks and hedge funds had a blowout quarter. This is how they did it.

Wall Street profited massively from a volatile three months, with red-hot results at banks and the …

Harry Robertson   


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Dow plunges 467 points as Powell comments trigger fresh tech sell-off

US stocks were lower on Thursday as investors grappled with rising interest rates and continued wea…

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Dow plunges 346 points as Fed Chairman Jerome Powell preaches 'patience' on inflation spike

Technology stocks led the decline on Thursday as rising interest rates supported the continued rota…

Matthew Fox