Jana Partners is trying to block an expensive merger between two energy companies. The Barry Rosenstein-led activist hedge fund announced a 5.8 percent stake in Pittsburgh-based EQT Corporation on Monday, and is pushing the company to abandon its announced $6.7 billion acquisition of Rice Energy. The hedge fund is hoping to get more shareholders on...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JUNE 17, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
416 W. 13TH STREET, SUITE 205
NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 10014
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
2013 - BLUESHIFT ENERGY FUND, LP
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By Carleton English - Tuesday Oct 3, 2017
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