Chris Hohn

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    Hedge Fund Manager’s Ex-Wife Has Thought It Over, Is Fine With $531 Million Settlement

    A $531 million divorce judgment in a case that has riveted Britain appears poised to stand after the ex-wife of a hedge fund manager said she would not appeal the decision. In late November, a London high court judge ordered Chris Hohn, the hedge fund manager who founded the Children’s Investment Fund, to pay that […]

    / Dec 18, 2014 at 4:00 PM
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    Hedge-Fund Manager Wins Divorce, Gets Pat On Head

    Now that he has successfully defended 64% of his assets against his now-officially-ex-wife, if TCI’s Chris Hohn is looking for a new one, he may need look no further than the bench and chief legal admirer Judge Jennifer Roberts.

    / Dec 15, 2014 at 5:01 PM
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    Hedge Fund Wife Puts Price On Making Husband Less Selfish (50% Of Assets)

    Sure, TCI’s Chris Hohn has made all of the $1 billion to $3 billion he and his soon-to-be-ex-wife are fighting over, as he so modestly explained to the judge overseeing their divorce. But she, equally modestly, notes that she made him a not-terrible person. And that, Jamie Cooper-Hohn believes, is priceless. Or at least worth […]

    / Jul 8, 2014 at 4:05 PM
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    The Children’s Investment Fund Now Just The Investment Fund

    When Chris Hohn set up his hedge fund nine years ago, he came up with a cute little marketing gimmick. He’d give one-third of the fund’s management fees—and a whole lot more if it did well—to a charity benefiting children. He dubbed his creation, The Children’s Investment Fund. Carl Icahn undoubtedly thinks that the scheme […]

    / Mar 25, 2013 at 4:15 PM
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    Doing Well By Doing Financial Reform

    There’s a thing called socially responsible investing where (1) you invest other people’s money, (2) poorly, (3) but it’s okay because you’re doing it not to make them money but to save the whales, er, penguins, and they like penguins, so they keep paying your fees. This is a good racket as rackets go but […]

    / Jun 19, 2012 at 6:09 PM

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