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Herbalife shares jump on reports of Soros position

Shares of nutritional supplement maker Herbalife jumped Wednesday on a media report that billionaire investor George Soros has taken a large position in the company's stock. Full story

George Soros takes large position in Herbalife: Source

   The acquisition is said to be one of the billionaire's top three holdings, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner.

Paul Soros, shipping titan and older brother to George Soros, dies at 87

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Paul Soros, a shipping magnate, philanthropist and older brother of billionaire investor George Soros, died on Saturday at age 87, his son said. Full story

SAC may cut staff, offices as probe pushes investors away

BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Steven A. Cohen's embattled hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors is facing a much tougher and less glamorous future, as outside investors pull the bulk of their money from the firm in the wake of an ongoing insider trading probe. Full story

Maverick operator Digicel takes on the big boys in Myanmar

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Cellular operator Digicel Group Ltd jumped into Myanmar early and big, hiring staff, funding local sports, negotiating land deals for thousands of cell tower sites and signing up hundreds of partners for retail outlets. Full story

Soros reports 7.9 percent stake in Penney, shares rise

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire investor George Soros reported a 7.9 percent passive stake in J.C. Penney Co <JCP.N> on Thursday, sending shares of the struggling department store chain up more than 7 percent. Full story

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Pimco's Bill Gross says Warren Buffett, George Soros and even himself have benefited from favorable market conditions. Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter and Joe Greco, Meridian Equity Partners, share their opinions.

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File photo of George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC gives speech in Frankfurt
File photo of George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC gives speech in Frankfurt

George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC addresses the audience during an economic speech in Frankfurt in this April 9, 2013, file photo. Billionaire investor Soros has taken a large long position in the stock of nutritional supplement company Herbalife Ltd, a source familiar with the mat

George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC gives speech in Frankfurt
George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC gives speech in Frankfurt

George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC addresses the audience during an economic speech in Frankfurt April 9, 2013, on the topic 'How to save the European Union from the euro crisis.' REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski