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Stories with person: Jeff Immelt
  • Trian becomes 1 of top GE investors, buying $2.5B stake 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 7:58 am

    NEW YORK - Trian Fund Management is now one of General Electric's biggest shareholders after the firm led by activist investor Nelson Peltz placed its largest bet to date, about $2.5 billion, as it positions itself to play a role in the transformation of the industrial conglomerate.

  • Lawmakers meet with CEO over prospect of GE's departure 
    Updated: Sep-16-15 6:26 pm

    HARTFORD, Connecticut - Sen. Chris Murphy says he, Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Rep. Jim Himes have met with General Electric Co. chief executive Jeff Immelt in an effort to keep the industrial giant from leaving Connecticut.