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  • Billionaire Chicagoan Ken Griffin donates $150 million to Harvard

    Billionaire Chicagoan Ken Griffin donates $150 million to Harvard
    Billionaire Chicagoan and hedge fund manager Ken Griffin is giving $150 million to Harvard University, all but $10 million of which will be dedicated to financial aid for undergraduate students, the university announced late Wednesday. The gift is the...
  • GOP governor candidate earned $53 million last year

    GOP governor candidate earned $53 million last year
    Republican candidate Bruce Rauner disclosed Monday that he made $53 million in 2012, part of a vast wealth that he is willing to tap in his run for governor — a point he made by dropping another $500,000 of his own money into the race. Rauner...
  • Emanuel picks hedge fund director as new comptroller

    Emanuel picks hedge fund director as new comptroller
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday appointed a Chicago hedge fund executive as the city’s new comptroller to replace a former aide who faces federal corruption charges in Ohio. Emanuel selected Daniel Widawsky, a managing director at Citadel LLC, to...
  • Citadel's Kenneth Griffin exposes 'cronyism,' causes a stir at Economic Club

    Citadel's Kenneth Griffin exposes 'cronyism,' causes a stir at Economic Club
    Citadel LLC founder Kenneth Griffin named and shamed local corporations that have taken tax incentives from the financially strapped state in a speech to a prominent Chicago business group. "The last election cycle I called a local CEO to talk to him...