Hedge Funds Are Part of a Tricky Money Maneuver to Put Hillary in the White House -- By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: April 5, 2016 James Simons, Founder of Renaissance Technologies Hedge Fund At the Democratic debate at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa on November 14, 2015, Hillary Clinton attempted to portray herself as the fierce enemy of hedge funds. She told the audience
At least ONE of Clinton’s biggest donors, James Simons, founder of Hedge Fund, Renaissance Technologies, has made like a bandit from the Panama Tax Haven Trade Deal. Renaissance Tech was reviewed by the IRS for a tax loophole that saved $6.8 BILLION in taxes - per a Senate investigation. In 2016, Simons has donated $3.5 million to Priorities USA Action, the super PAC backing Clinton’s presidential run, according to data from the Center for Responsive Politics. - 4/6/16
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