John Paulson Has Had Better Days


Also better weeks/months/years.

The billionaire’s firm posted a 27 percent year-to-date loss in its event-driven fund after a 3.1 percent decline in November, according to two people familiar with the matter. The Paulson Recovery Fund has declined 14 percent this year and a version of the event-driven strategy that can buy new share issues such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has fallen 17 percent.

Paulson Comeback Reverses as Event Fund Drops 27% in Year [Bloomberg]
Paulson Fund Said to Extend Losses, Declining by 14% This Year [Bloomberg BW]