Greenlight Got a Much-Needed Boost in October

David Einhorn’s value-driven fund cashed in on the market selloff after warning about a tech bubble.

David Einhorn (Alex Flynn/Bloomberg)

David Einhorn

(Alex Flynn/Bloomberg)

David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital got off to an explosive start in the fourth quarter.

The value-driven long-short fund gained 7.7 percent in October. As a result, it sharply cut its loss for the year to 9.6 percent, according to a person familiar with the results.


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