Icahn hires Reuters hedge fund reporter to write blog
Michael de la MercedÂ writes, “The activist shareholder has hired Dane Hamilton, a hedge fund reporter at Thomson Reuters, to work on his Web site, The Icahn Report, according to people briefed on the matter. Mr. Hamilton is expected to contribute original reporting and analysis to the site, augmenting Mr. Icahnâ€™s own voluble opinions on the state of corporate America.
“A seven-year veteran of the news service, Mr. Hamilton has written primarily about alternative investments, including hedge funds â€” and, of course, about his future employer. (He scored an interview with the irascible investor on the eve of the debut of The Icahn Report.)”
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