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Minnesota student sues China's JD.com CEO Liu with allegation of rape

Apr 16 2019

A University of Minnesota student who said she was raped last August by Richard Liu, the chief executive officer of China's e-commerce retailer JD.com Inc, filed a civil lawsuit against him in a Minneapolis court on Tuesday, nearly four months after prosecutors declined to press criminal charges.

David Einhorn's Greenlight says Tesla 'on the brink' of failure

Apr 12 2019

NEW YORK David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital renewed criticism of Elon Musk and Tesla Inc, saying the electric car company appeared to be "on the brink" of failure again, according to a letter sent to clients of the hedge fund on Friday.

Short & distort? The ugly war between CEOs and activist critics

Mar 21 2019

NEW YORK On the morning of July 11, Paul Pittman was on a corn farm in Western Illinois, unaware his company had taken a devastating hit.

RPT-INSIGHT-Short & distort? The ugly war between CEOs and activist critics

Mar 21 2019

NEW YORK, March 21 On the morning of July 11, Paul Pittman was on a corn farm in Western Illinois, unaware his company had taken a devastating hit.

Cantor Fitzgerald to expand prime brokerage in Europe: sources

Mar 15 2019

LONDON/NEW YORK U.S. financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald plans to expand its prime brokerage operations in Europe and has hired Sean Capstick in London to lead the efforts, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

UPDATE 1-Tiger Global private equity head Lee Fixel to depart -letter

Mar 14 2019

NEW YORK, March 14 Lee Fixel, a partner and head of the $13 billion private equity business at Tiger Global Management LLC, plans to leave the firm on June 30, according to a letter sent to clients on Thursday seen by Reuters.

UPDATE 1-Callidus Capital interim CEO resigns after four months

Mar 11 2019

March 11 Toronto-based lender Callidus Capital Corp announced on Monday that consultant and interim Chief Executive Officer Patrick Dalton had resigned, providing no reason why.

Macro trader Adam Fisher exits Soros for second solo act

Jan 29 2019

NEW YORK Adam Fisher, a portfolio manager at Soros Fund Management, is returning to running his own firm less than two years after joining the approximately $25 billion investment firm.

JD.com CEO will not face assault charges in Minnesota

Dec 21 2018

Minnesota prosecutors will not charge the billionaire chief executive officer of China's JD.com Inc , Richard Liu, after he was accused of rape by a University of Minnesota student during a recent U.S. visit, authorities said on Friday.

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