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Brian Higgins

Co-Founder, King Street Capital Management
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Net worth 2018: $1.6 Billion
Residence: New York, New York
Country: United States
BirthDay: 6 October 1959
Sigh: Scorpio
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Villanova University
BIOGRAPHY

Brian Higgins was bornon 6 October 1959 in New York, New York, United States, is Co-Founder, King Street Capital Management. Brian Higgins is #1458 in List Billionaires People In The World. Brian Higgins is the cofounder of King Street Capital Management, a distressed-debt focused hedge fund. He started King Street in 1995 with fellow billionaire O. Francis Biondi, whom he met on First Boston's high-yield desk in the late 1980's. King Street Capital Management managed $19 billion of assets as of June 30, 2017.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2014

$1 Billion

2015

$1.2 Billion

2016

$1.6 Billion

2017

$1.6 Billion

2018

$1.6 Billion

TIMELINE
2012

In 2012, Higgins' re-election committee raised more than $1,000,000, with approximately 2/3 of that amount coming from individual donors, representing major businesses in Western New York

2010

” This was in response to President Obama giving the task of cutting government spending to the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, on October 15, 2010

2009

" The American Public Health Association gave Higgins a perfect rating of 100% in 2009

2008

He easily dispatched his 2008 and 2010 opponents even after they posted six-figure fundraising numbers

2007

The College Cost Reduction and Access Act was also supported by Higgins in 2007, a bill passed into law that included the reduced 3

2006

In both 2006 and 2008, Higgins garnered more than 70% of the vote

2005

The district, numbered as the 27th District from 2005 to 2013, includes Buffalo and Niagara Falls

2004

In April 2004, Higgins entered the race, and narrowly defeated then-Erie County Comptroller Nancy Naples

2000

Even after redistricting following the 2000 census, the district was made slightly friendlier for Quinn (in part, by adding mostly rural Chautauqua County), but was still at the time the most Democratic district in the country to be represented by a Republican

1999

While serving in the New York State Assembly from 1999 to 2004, Higgins consistently voted pro-life

1996

Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in 1996

1995

in history from Buffalo State College in 1995, and an M

1993

Jack Quinn, a moderate Republican who had represented the heavily Democratic 27th since 1993, unexpectedly announced his retirement in 2004

1988

A native of South Buffalo, Higgins served on the Buffalo Common Council (city council) from 1988 to 1993, representing the South District

1959

Brian Higgins (born October 6, 1959) is the U

1921

Joseph's Hospital in Cheektowaga from closure as proposed by the New York State Commission on Health Facilities in the 21st Century

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