Paul Singer
Paul Singer
Paul Singer is the founder and CEO of hedge fund Elliott Management Corporation and The Paul E. Singer Family Foundation.
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Billionaires, Big Oil Flooded Mitch McConnell's Super PAC In Campaign's Final Weeks
Huffington Post - 3 months
WASHINGTON ― Senate Leadership Fund, a super PAC run by former aides to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, raised an astonishing $39 million in the three weeks before the 2016 election, according to a report filed on Thursday. The huge injection of money helped backstop Senate Republicans and protect their majority on Election Day. The gigantic fundraising surge for the super PAC pushed its total above $100 million, making it one of the best-funded super PACs of the 2016 election cycle. The late contributions from usual suspects among Republican donors paid for advertisements that helped protect incumbent Sens. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.), Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and elect newcomer Todd Young in Indiana. Many of those donors will have key interests in front of the next legislative session. Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam combined to give $15 million ― the largest donation to McConnell’s group. Adelson, the billionaire casino operator, h ...
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Senate Races Flooded With Never-Before-Seen Sums Of Super PAC Cash
Huffington Post - 4 months
WASHINGTON ― Unprecedented spending by super PACs, dark money nonprofits and other outside groups is swamping Senate races as the battle to control the chamber that votes on Supreme Court nominees enters its final days. Outside group spending has surged past $490 million with four days still to go, surpassing the $400 million dropped on Senate races in 2014. The huge sums have overwhelmed candidates’ efforts, leaving them practically bit players in their own campaigns. In the seven races expected to decide control of the Senate, outside groups have already poured in more money than the candidates, according to a report by the campaign finance reform group Democracy 21. The key contests are being run in Florida, Indiana, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. This is the new normal for campaigns in the post-Citizens United world. In 2010, the Supreme Court opened the door to unlimited electoral spending by corporations and unions so long as they rem ...
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Bernie Sanders Says This House Race Is The Most Important In The Country
Huffington Post - 4 months
Bernie Sanders made a closing pitch for progressive icon Zephyr Teachout on Thursday, calling her House contest “the most important Congressional race in the country.” In a fundraising email sent to Teachout supporters, the Vermont senator cast Teachout’s campaign to replace outgoing Rep. Chris Gibson (R-N.Y.) as a battle between three super PAC billionaires and working people. “You have at least three billionaires, including Sheldon Adelson, pouring millions of dollars into super PACs to try and buy this seat in Congress,” Sanders wrote. “The super PAC funded by Adelson has spent more money attacking Zephyr than they have for any other candidate in the country. ... These billionaires know that she will fight in Congress to take on corruption, stop bad trade deals, and fight for working people.” Teachout, a Democrat who built her academic career studying political corruption and corporate monopolies, is locked in a very tight race with former New York State Assemblyman John ...
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Meet The New Face Of Bernie Sanders' Revolution
Huffington Post - 5 months
When Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) bid farewell to his presidential aspirations at the Democratic National Convention in the summer, he instructed his lefty legions to press on. He would not be occupying the White House, but the change his supporters believed in could still be achieved through persistent pressure on the Democratic Party. “Our revolution continues,” Sanders declared. “This election is not about, and has never been about, Hillary Clinton, or Donald Trump, or Bernie Sanders or any of the other candidates who sought the presidency … This election is about, and must be about, the needs of the American people.” Sanders was rejecting the idea that his campaign’s popularity had been due to the unique charismatic power of a 74-year-old Vermonter to entrance the millennial hordes. Instead, Sanders had given voice to a grassroots movement both unsatisfied with the political status quo and resistant to the thuggish white nationalism of Trump, he argued. The biggest test f ...
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Mossack Fonseca, el nuevo blanco de Paul Singer
Wall Street Journal - 9 months
En un duro enfrentamiento en una corte de Nevada, EE.UU., NML Capital ha demandado a la firma panameña de abogados por obstrucción de justicia. NML es una unidad del gigante de fondos de cobertura Elliott Management, fundado por el multimillonario Paul Singer.
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UPDATE 3-Elliott Management takes stake in PulteGroup-CNBC
Reuters.com - 9 months
June 7 (Reuters) - Elliott Management Corp, the hedge fund founded by billionaire Paul Singer, has taken a stake in U.S. homebuilder PulteGroup Inc, CNBC reported on Tuesday citing sources.
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Algunos fondos de cobertura obtendrían ganancias de hasta 900% con los bonos argentinos
Wall Street Journal - 12 months
Elliott Management, el fondo de cobertura de Paul Singer, obtendría un rendimiento de 392% sobre la inversión de capital, y otros hasta 900% en algunos bonos.
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GOP, You Can Not Wait -- The Three Reasons It Has to Be Kasich
Huffington Post - about 1 year
The Republicans need to rally around John Kasich and they need to do it now if they have any hope of winning the general election. There is no time to wait until things play out, because the way things look they will play out badly for the GOP. Badly for the presidential election and badly down the line. The Senate will be gone and the House will be at risk. How the Election Plays Out From Here: Trump and Cruz will split the anger vote, which seems to be just around 45 percent, but Trump will edge Cruz out. The three establishment candidates will continue to hit each other and split the electability vote. All except for Governor Kasich have the resources to fight for months. In state after state they will each get in double digits. No one has enough support to win, but most have enough support to stay in, hoping for a one-on-one battle. Thus we will probably go to the convention with Trump leading in delegates, but not having enough to secure the nomination, the ensuing fight wil ...
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Democracy of the Billionaires
Huffington Post - about 1 year
The Most Expensive Election Ever Is A Billionaire's Playground (Except for Bernie Sanders) Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Speaking of the need for citizen participation in our national politics in his final State of the Union address, President Obama said, “Our brand of democracy is hard.” A more accurate characterization might have been: “Our brand of democracy is cold hard cash.” Cash, mountains of it, is increasingly the necessary tool for presidential candidates. Several Powerball jackpots could already be fueled from the billions of dollars in contributions in play in election 2016. When considering the present donation season, however, the devil lies in the details, which is why the details follow. With three 2016 debates down and six more scheduled, the two fundraisers with the most surprising amount in common are Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump. Neither has billionaire-infused super PACs, but for vastly different reasons. Bernie has made it clear billionaires wo ...
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The GOP's Tax Warfare
Huffington Post - about 1 year
The discovery was startling -- since the millennium, middle-class whites are dying at sharply increased rates. The reasons are equally stunning. The primary killers are self-inflicted: drugs, alcohol, suicide. The victims are the least educated; the triggers are poor health and financial distress. Yet the mortality rate for blacks and Hispanics is declining; so, too, for comparable groups in other economically -- advanced countries. In short, a segment of once secure Americans is suffering an epidemic of shattered dreams. This, it seems clear, is death by class. How ironic, then, is the current Orwellian twist on the term "class warfare." In Marxian parlance, this connotes the struggle for economic and political power between capitalists and workers. But for the GOP it means only this -- opposing tax cuts for the rich. Thus the conservative echo chamber bewailed Obama's plan to let Bush-era tax cuts expire -- but only for the top earners -- as "full-throated class warfare," nothing l ...
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The American Hunger Games: Top Republican Candidates Take Economic Policy Into the Wilderness
Huffington Post - about 1 year
Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Fact: too many Republican candidates are clogging the political scene. Perhaps what’s needed is an American Hunger Games to cut the field to size. Each candidate could enter the wilderness with one weapon and one undocumented worker and see who wins. Unlike in the fictional Hunger Games for which contestants were plucked from 13 struggling, drab districts in the dystopian country of Panem, in the GOP version, everyone already lives in the Capitol. (Okay, Marco Rubio lives just outside it but is about to enter, and Donald Trump like some gilded President Snow inhabits a universe all his own with accommodations and ego to match.) The six candidates chosen here (based on composite polling) have remarkably similar, unoriginal, inequality-inducing, trickle-down economic recommendations for the country: reduce taxes (mostly on those who don’t need it), “grow” the economy like a sprouting weed, balance the budget by cutting as yet not-delineated social ...
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The American Hunger Games: Top Republican Candidates Take Economic Policy Into the Wilderness
Huffington Post - about 1 year
Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Fact: too many Republican candidates are clogging the political scene. Perhaps what’s needed is an American Hunger Games to cut the field to size. Each candidate could enter the wilderness with one weapon and one undocumented worker and see who wins. Unlike in the fictional Hunger Games for which contestants were plucked from 13 struggling, drab districts in the dystopian country of Panem, in the GOP version, everyone already lives in the Capitol. (Okay, Marco Rubio lives just outside it but is about to enter, and Donald Trump like some gilded President Snow inhabits a universe all his own with accommodations and ego to match.) The six candidates chosen here (based on composite polling) have remarkably similar, unoriginal, inequality-inducing, trickle-down economic recommendations for the country: reduce taxes (mostly on those who don’t need it), “grow” the economy like a sprouting weed, balance the budget by cutting as yet not-delineated social ...
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Elliott Management takes 6.4 percent stake in 'undervalued' Alcoa
Yahoo News - over 1 year
(Reuters) - Hedge fund Elliott Management Corp disclosed a 6.4 percent stake in "undervalued" Alcoa Inc on Monday, sending the aluminum producer's shares up as much as 6.3 percent. Elliott, run by activist investor Paul Singer, sees opportunities for Alcoa to improve its profit margins, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters. "Elliott advised (Alcoa) of their ownership of shares several weeks ago, shortly after we announced the separation of our upstream and value-add businesses," Alcoa spokeswoman Monica Orbe told Reuters.
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Paul Singer
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2016
    Age 71
    In 2016, Singer invested $500,000 in a PAC supporting John Faso, a Congressional candidate in New York's 19th congressional district opposing progressive candidate and Wall Street critic Zephyr Teachout.
    More Details Hide Details Teachout responded to this large donation by challenging Singer to come to the district and debate her. As well as contributing to private initiatives, Singer also actively seeks to persuade other Republicans to support gay marriage. He has joined other Wall Street executives in support of LGBT equality and stated that same-sex marriage promotes “family stability” and that in a time when “the institution of marriage in America has utterly collapsed,” the fact that gay couples want to marry “is kind of a lovely thing and a cool thing and a wonderful thing.”
    During the 2016 Presidential election campaign Singer supported Marco Rubio and donated a million dollars in March to the Our Principles PAC-a PAC attempting to derail Donald Trump's election campaign.
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    In 2016, Singer partnered with the Museum of the Bible to fund Passages Israel, a program to take college students to Israel.
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    In February 2016 Argentina reached an agreement with Singer that would only last until April 14, 2016.
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    In 2016, Forbes rated Singer's net worth as $2.2 billion.
    More Details Hide Details Singer's philanthropic activities include financial support for LGBTQ rights,—since his son came out as gay in 1998. His political activities include funding the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research and he has written against raising taxes for the 1% and aspects of the Dodd-Frank Act. Singer is active in Republican Party politics and collectively, Singer and others affiliated with Elliott Management are "the top source of contributions" to the National Republican Senatorial Committee. Fortune magazine described him as one of the "smartest and toughest money managers" in the hedge fund industry. A number of sources have branded him a "vulture capitalist", largely on account of his role at EMC, which has been called a vulture fund. Elliott was termed by The Independent as "a pioneer in the business of buying up sovereign bonds on the cheap, and then going after countries for unpaid debts", and in 1996, Singer began using the strategy of purchasing sovereign debt from nations in or near default—such as Argentina, Peru—through his NML Capital Limited and Congo-Brazzaville through Kensington International Inc. Singer’s business model of purchasing distressed debt from companies and sovereign states and pursuing full payment through the courts has led to criticism, while Singer and EMC defend their model as "a fight against charlatans who refuse to play by the market’s rules.”
  • 2015
    Age 70
    In 2015, Singer was 327th on the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans, 1006th among the world's billionaires, 350th of American billionaires, and the 16th highest earning hedge fund manager.
    More Details Hide Details Singer has been divorced since 1996. He has two sons, Andrew and Gordon. He lives on New York City's Upper West Side and has a house in Aspen, Colorado. Singer began studying classical piano at the age of 10, and forms part of a family band, together with "one of his sons on guitar, the other on drums", and "his son-in-law on saxophone." He enjoys Led Zeppelin and has played onstage with Meat Loaf. He is a fan of Arsenal F.C.
    In 2015, Singer, Tim Gill and Daniel Loeb, helped fund Freedom For All Americans to promote LGBT issues in states and local communities in the United States.
    More Details Hide Details Singer has written columns in the Wall Street Journal. In 2009, he wrote a piece titled, “Free-Marketeers Should Welcome Some Regulation,” in which he argued that, “It's true that monetary policy was too lax for too long, and the government encouraged lending to people who were unlikely to repay their loans. But this crisis was primarily caused by managements and individuals throughout the financial system who exercised extremely poor judgement. The private sector, not the public sector, is where the biggest mistakes were made.” Among other topics, he has written against raising taxes for the 1% and aspects of the Dodd-Frank Act. At a September 2006 financial conference in New York City, Singer delivered a speech called "Complexity Made Simple," advising that the purchase of collateralized debt obligations (CDOs) was a serious mistake, and anticipating the downturn of the housing market by nearly a year before the $770 billion taxpayer-funded bailout.
    In 2015, he supported Marco Rubio for the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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    In 2015, Forbes rated Singer's net worth as $2.1 billion, and $2.2 billion 2016.
    More Details Hide Details Elliott Management Corporation as of November 2015 oversees Elliott Associates and Elliott International Limited, which together have more than $27 billion in assets under management in what is a "multi-strategy fund." The corporation includes a private equity division. Termed a "specialist in activism in technology companies" by the Wall Street Journal in June 2015, Elliott Management's varied portfolio also includes a prominent tech component. The company pursued "more than 40 campaigns aimed at tech companies" between 2004 and 2015, according to Reuters.
    In a long-standing dispute between Singer and members of the Lee family over a merger between Samsung and Cheil Industries, in 2015 Samsung published numerous depictions of Singer as an anthropomorphic vulture on its corporate website.
    More Details Hide Details The cartoons were denounced by Singer and others as antisemitic. Samsung responded several days later denouncing antisemitism, pulling the advertisements from their website.
  • 2014
    Age 69
    As of June 2014, Singer had donated an estimated $10 million for the gay rights movement.
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    In 2014, Singer urged Republicans to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.
    More Details Hide Details This bill requires workplace protections to extend out to the LGBT community.
    In 2014, Singer led a group of major Republican donors to form the American Opportunity Alliance, a group that brings together wealthy Republican donors who share Singer’s support for LGBTQ rights, immigration reform and Israel.
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    In response to the quote, The Washington Post writes in 2014 that "in Singer's view, he isn't just forcing indebted companies and countries to pay up.
    More Details Hide Details He's trying to create a world where distressed debt doesn't exist. Depending on your own views, that makes Singer an activist investor, or a 'vulture capitalist.'" Singer signed The Giving Pledge, which signals a commitment by individuals to donate more than half of their wealth within their lifetime to address society's "most difficult moral and economic challenges." He also founded the Paul E. Singer Family Foundation, which supports charitable causes including the Harvard Graduate School of Education Singer Prize for Excellence in Secondary Teaching, VH1 Save The Music Foundation, the Food Bank For New York City, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Action Fund, the American Unity Fund, the New York City Police Foundation and MarineParents.com. Singer and The Paul E. Singer Family Foundation are behind The Philos Project, a pro-Israel Christian organization.
  • 2013
    Age 68
    Singer describes his business model as "a fight against charlatans who refuse to play by the market’s rules," and in 2013, Singer stated to Alpha Magazine that "we've made the point over and over again that sovereigns that could pay their debts and choose not to may be attempting to save some money but are harming their people and their economies by making investing in their countries more risky and more problematic and by discouraging foreign investment."
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  • 2012
    Age 67
    His firm... is so influential that fear of its tactics helped shape the current 2012 Greek debt restructuring."
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    For example, he rarely uses leverage to juice returns.” Thanks to his caution, by 2012 Elliott had "only two down years” since 1977, rising “4.2% in 2011, a year in which most hedge funds lost money.” Describing him as "one smartest and toughest money managers" in the hedge fund industry," the article further notes that "he’s achieved that returns record in large part by buying the debt of bankrupt companies and nations — a strategy that has earned him considerable opprobrium in some circles.
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    According to Fortune, Singer focused from early times “on distressed assets,” buying up bankrupt firms' debt and acquiring “a reputation for strong-arming his way to profit.” Fortune noted in 2012 that losses sustained early in Singer's career led to a “risk aversion that still guides his investing today.
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    On October 2, 2012 Singer arranged for a Ghanaian Court order to detain the Argentine naval training vessel in a Ghanaian port, with the vessel to be used as collateral in an effort to force Argentina to pay the debt. Refusing to pay, Argentina shortly thereafter regained control of the ship after its seizure was deemed illegal by the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea. Alleging the incident lost Tema Harbour $7.6 million in lost revenue and unpaid docking fees, Ghana in 2012 was reportedly considering legal action against NML for the amount.
    More Details Hide Details In February 2013, the U.S. appeals court heard Argentina's appeal in the case of its default and debt to NML. In March 2013, Argentina offered a new plan to the courts that mixed cash and bonds, which was dismissed first by the lower courts and then the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on August 23, 2013. In June 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected Argentina's appeal of the ruling. In March 2014, attempting to satisfy court awards, NML Capital sued SpaceX seeking the rights to two satellite-launch contracts bought by Argentina valued at $113 million. In March 2015, the suit was dismissed in a U.S. district court in California. In early 2016, US courts ruled that Argentina must make full payments to "holdout bondholders" such as NML Capital by February 29. Argentina made an offer to pay $6.5 billion to settle lawsuits on February 5, requesting that the prior ruling on payments be lifted.
  • 2011
    Age 66
    Singer, whose son married his fiance in Massachusetts, has also financially supported the legalization of gay marriage in New York, and Maryland. In 2011, this advocacy included, supporting legislation allowing same-sex marriage in the state of New York along with other GOP donors.
    More Details Hide Details In 2012, Singer provided $1 million to start a Political Action Committee named American Unity PAC. According to the New York Times, the PAC's "sole mission will be to encourage Republican candidates to support same-sex marriage, in part by helping them to feel financially shielded from any blowback from well-funded groups that oppose it."
    In 2011, Singer donated $1 million to Restore Our Future, a Super PAC (political action committee) created to support Mitt Romney, in the 2012 U.S. Presidential election.
    More Details Hide Details In 2013, Singer also gave $100,000 to the Club for Growth, a 501(c)4 organization that supports tea party candidates. He has also donated millions of dollars to organizations that advocate for a strong military and for supporting Israel. Singer is a member of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation, a non-governmental, non-partisan research organization. He is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, a conservative think tank in New York City and on the board of directors of the Republican Jewish Coalition, a political lobbying group in the United States that promotes Jewish Republicans. He also served on the board of directors for the Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs.
  • 2008
    Age 63
    President George W. Bush appointed Singer to serve on the Honorary Delegation to accompany him to Jerusalem for the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel in May 2008.
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  • 2007
    Age 62
    In 2007, Singer was one of Rudolph Giuliani’s most important fundraisers in Giuliani’s bid for the Republican presidential nomination.
    More Details Hide Details In 2007, Singer led a financial industry fund-raising effort for Giuliani, first as regional finance chair and later as senior policy adviser. Singer lent Giuliani his private jet. That same year, Singer at $175,000 was the sole contributor to a campaign to support a petition drive for a proposed California initiative to apportion the state's 55 electoral votes by congressional district. At least 19 of the state's 53 congressional districts were expected to vote for a GOP presidential candidate, enough to change the national results in a close election. Singer was one of the largest donors of the 2010 midterm election cycle, contributing more than $4 million to support Republican candidates.
    In 2007 the president of the Republic of Congo Denis Sassou-Nguesso accused Singer of undermining a United Nations backed effort to lift developing nations out of debt. "Our disputes have always been with sovereigns who can pay but refuse to do so," Singer wrote in an e-mail to The Nation.
    More Details Hide Details The UK High Court ruled that Kensington was owed $100m after Kensington sued for $400 million. The lawsuit led to the freezing of some oil payments, and during the case, US President George W Bush used a constitutional clause preventing seizure of Congolese assets in the United States by the hedge fund. In 2008, Kensington and the Republic of Congo settled for an undisclosed amount. Elliott had 14.7% average annual returns between 1977 and 2008, compared with 10.8% for the S&P 500 stock index as a whole. According to Fortune, Elliott has been involved “in most of the big post-crash restructurings, including Chrysler and auto parts supplier Delphi.” In 2009, The Guardian reported that Singer "through a brilliantly complex financial manoeuvre, took control of Delphi Automotive, the sole supplier of most of the auto parts needed by General Motors and Chrysler." Both GM and Chrysler were at the time undergoing bankruptcy, and Singer and co-investors threatened to cease supplying both companies with parts, demanding payment of $350 million from the US Treasury, a demand which Treasury deputy Steven Rattner described as "extortion." Ultimately, the US Treasury paid Elliott Management "$12.9 billion in cash and subsidies from the US Treasury's auto bailout fund." By 2011, Elliott was active on the boards of companies such as National Express and Actelion. In December 2011, Elliott Associates sued Vietnam’s state-owned shipbuilder Vinashin in the UK for defaulting the year before on a US $600 million syndicated loan.
  • FIFTIES
  • 2004
    Age 59
    In 2004, then first deputy managing director of the International Monetary Fund Anne Osborn Krueger denounced the strategy, alleging that it has "undermined the entire structure of sovereign finance."
    More Details Hide Details With Singer termed a "vulture capitalist," EMC has been described by detractors and the press, as a "vulture fund", which is a hedge fund that purchases distressed debt at a steep discount and then attempts to obtain a favorable settlement after default. or demand the full amount plus interest. Singer and EMC reject the characterization, arguing that they are enforcing the rule of law, and that the threat and actuality of court proceedings help keep irresponsible state leaders from misusing or stealing the money they are loaned.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1977
    Age 32
    In 1977, with a convertible arbitrage "winning formula," Singer left law to create his own investment company.
    More Details Hide Details He founded the hedge fund Elliott Associates L.P. with USD $1.3 million in seed capital from various friends and family members. According to The Telegraph in 2011, Elliott is “one of the oldest hedge funds in Wall Street." Singer is also the founder and CEO of NML Capital Limited, a Cayman Islands-based offshore unit of Elliott Management Corporation. The Financial Times writes that Elliott's principal investment strategy involved buying "loans and bonds owed by companies in trouble" and "seeking to influence the outcome of a bankruptcy." In 1996, Elliott bought defaulted Peruvian debt for $11.4 million. Elliott won a $58 million judgement when the ruling was overturned in 2000, and Peru had to repay the sum in full under the pari passu rule. When former president of Peru Alberto Fujimori was attempting to flee the country due to facing legal proceedings over human rights abuses and corruption, Singer ordered the confiscation of his jet and offered to let him leave the country in exchange for the $58 million payment from the treasury, an offer which Fujimori accepted. A subsequent 2002 investigation by the Government of Peru into the incident and subsequent congressional report, uncovered instances of corruption since Elliott was not legally authorized to purchase the Peruvian debt from Swiss Bank Corporation without the prior approval of the Peruvian government, and thus the purchase had occurred in breach of contract. At the same time, Elliott's representative, Jaime Pinto, had been formerly employed by the Peruvian Ministry of Economy and Finance and had contact with senior officials.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1974
    Age 29
    In 1974, Singer went to work as an attorney in the real estate division of the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.
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  • 1966
    Age 21
    He obtained his B.S. in psychology from the University of Rochester in year 1966 and a J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1969.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1944
    Born
    Paul Elliott Singer was born in 1944 in New Jersey, and grew up in a Jewish family, one of three children of a Manhattan pharmacist and a homemaker.
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