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Company Overview of GreenLight Capital, Inc.

Company Overview

GreenLight Capital, Inc. is an employee owned hedge fund sponsor. The firm provides its services to pooled investment vehicles. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of the United States. The firm employs a combination of fundamental and quantitative analysis to create its portfolios. It obtains external research to make its investments. GreenLight Capital, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is based in New York city.

2 Grand Central Tower

140 East 45 Street

Floor 24

New York, NY 10017

United States

Founded in 1996





Key Executives for GreenLight Capital, Inc.

Founder, President, and Director
Age: 45
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 43
Chief Operating Officer and Partner
Director of Research, Vice President, and Partner
Age: 56
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

GreenLight Capital, Inc. Key Developments

GreenLight Capital To Reportedly Raise Funds

GreenLight Capital, Inc. plans to raise money and will begin accepting capital from existing investors on November 1, 2014 and new clients from December 1, 2014, Bloomberg reported citing an investor. Jonathan Gasthalter, a spokesman for GreenLight Capital, Inc. declined to comment on the decision.

BioFuel Receives Proposal To Acquire JBGL; BioFuel Is Considering Strategic Alternatives

BioFuel Energy Corp. (NasdaqCM:BIOF) has received a preliminary non-binding proposal from GreenLight Capital, Inc. and James R. Brickman pursuant to which one or more newly-formed, wholly owned subsidiaries of BioFuel Energy will acquire JBGL Capital LP, and their direct and indirect subsidiaries. BioFuel Energy has appointed a legal advisor, financial advisor and other advisors to assist its board of directors in evaluating the strategic alternatives regarding the proposal.

Cairn May Be A Takeover Target

GreenLight Capital, Inc. is raising its stake in Cairn Energy plc amid the rumors that Cairn Energy could be a bid target for its Indian spin-off. Greenlight Capital has fueled the rumors by raising its stake to 3%.

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