On Thursday, as Paulson spoke on a panel at an industry conference, he was asked what keeps him up at night, to which he responded: “I haven’t been getting a whole lot of sleep lately,” according to a person who was there...Paulson [also] told the audience that he doesn’t like losing money. [WSJ]
John Paulson Does Not Have To Defend Himself To You, Hugh
Remember Paulson & Co's investment in Sino-Forest? One of the less than stellar trades that helped contribute to 2011 being an annus fucking horribilis for the hedge fund? Got a former investor named Hugh F. Culverhouse all riled up, shouting about "gross negligence" and "failure to properly monitor" the situation and making claims that it was clear no one at P&C bothered to perform any due diligence on the company, because if they did, "the Paulson companies could...have foreseen Sino-Forest's problems?" Things actually worked out for JP&Co on this one.
SALT 2015: Shut Your Mouth When John Paulson Is Talking To You
If you tell anyone about this he'll f*cking kill you!