Monthly Archives: January 2006

Bloomberg – #1 Top Non-US Event Driven Fund 2006

When Mirant Corp. made a $7.86 billion hostile bid for NRG Energy Inc. in May, Barry Rosenstein, founder of Jana Partners LLC, went to work. Jana and serveral other hedge funds that bought shares in Atlanta-based power producer Mirant denounced that acquisition as overpriced. The hedge funds won. Mirant eventually dropped its bid and, to …

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