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Claren Road majority owner Rubenstein shells out $2 million for copy of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation

Billionaire calls artifact evidence of “the most important thing any president has ever done.”

       David RubensteinPhoto: Bloomberg David Rubenstein, whose Carlyle Group owns 55% of the $6.2 billion distressed hedge fund Claren Road Asset Management, paid a shade more than $2 million this week for a copy of the Emancipation Proclamation signed by President Abraham Lincoln. “This particular document is I think the most

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