Hedge Funds Politics & Regulation

Steve Cohen hosts GOP strategy session

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Hedge fund managers and Republican operatives met at the mogul's Greenwich mansion to figure out how to win in November

Hedge fund managers assembled at SAC Capital Advisors founder Steven Cohen’s home in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday evening to discuss how to help Republican Party candidates win the upcoming midterm elections.

According to a person familiar with the event, attendees included Bruce Kovner of Caxton Associates, Paul Singer of Elliott Management, Daniel Senor of Rosemont Capital, and various GOP operatives. Spokespersons for Cohen and Kovner declined to comment. Singer and Senor did not respond to requests for comment.

The gathering was intended as a strategy session during which several Republican party operatives discussed with large donors how best to deploy