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Elliott Management’s Paul Singer, Decisive and Demanding

American investment firm Elliott Management, backer of software company ASG Technologies, has a certain kind of reputation in financial circles. Described by Fortune Magazine as “one of the smartest and toughest money managers in the business”, the company’s founder Paul Singer is a controversial figure. Depending on who is speaking, he is either heralded as hero activist-investor or a vulture capitalist feeding off its corporate carrion...