Hedge Funds

AR to respond to Elliott on September 2


Hedge fund seeks source of investor letter leak.

AR Magazine next week will respond to Elliott Management’s motion to compel discovery against the publication, which the New York hedge fund filed last week. Elliott is asking the New York State Supreme Court to make AR reveal the source of a news story based on the fund’s quarterly investor letter. The story will appear in the September edition of AR.

Elliott filed a petition in the court on August 19 alleging that the disclosure of the fund’s positions and their performance—which are included in the letter and the story—would “cause significant harm to Elliott and negatively affect