• Meet the 'rockstar' MIT professor who's been linked to Brad Pitt and billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman

    9 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Brad Pitt is reportedly spending time with MIT Media Lab professor Neri Oxman - though the relationship isn't romantic.
    Oxman is reportedly dating billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman.
    Oxman was born in Israel, coined the term and pioneered the field of "material ecology," and has her work featured in museums across the globe.
    Universal heartthrob Brad Pitt has a new friend - and it's someone who works thousands of miles from Hollywood.
    Neri Oxman is a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a pioneer in her field .
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  • Hedge Fund Titan George Soros Is Getting into Cryptocurrencies

    9 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Billionaire George Soros is weighing a leap into cryptocurrency.
    According to Bloomberg , a member of his family office received internal approval to trade cryptocurrencies, an asset that most traditional money managers have avoided due to the sector's limited track record, lack of regulation, and volatility.
    Adam Fisher, head of macro investing for Soros Fund Management, received the approval, but he has yet to make any bets on cryptocurrencies, Bloomberg said, citing people familiar with the matter.
    Soros Fund Management did not respond to requests for comment from Fortune.
    The fund's...
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