Chicago and Texas hedge funds dominate the Top Central U.S. Hedge Fund List

January 19th, 2015
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The rankings for the Top Central U.S. Hedge Funds have been released, revealing that the top 50 hedge funds oversee a combined $130.7 billion in equity assets. Not surprisingly, with 19 hedge funds on the list, the city of Chicago has the most funds on the Top Central U.S. Hedge Fund List.

The state of Texas also has 19 hedge funds on this quarter’s list, with the Dallas–Fort Worth area housing 13 the top funds. DFW’s hedge funds claimed 5 of the top 20 spots on the list overall, including industry stalwarts Carlson Capital at #2 and HBK Investments at #12.

Thirty-one of the hedge funds on the list saw their assets increase over the quarter, driving a combined $10.7 billion in assets. Leading the top gainers were three Chicago-based hedge funds: Citadel Investment Group, Balyasny Asset Management and Pentwater Capital Management.

The Top Central U.S. Hedge Fund list includes 50 hedge funds ranked by their U.S. equity assets under management. Hedge funds on the list are headquartered in a range of Central U.S. states, primarily including the states of Illinois, Texas, and Colorado. Hedge Tracker releases a series of top hedge fund lists on a quarterly basis. To view the Top Connecticut Hedge Fund list in its entirety, please visit the Top Hedge Fund List ranking portal.
For Detailed Investor Profiles on these Investors, click below:
Balyasny Asset Management
Carlson Capital
Citadel Investment Group
HBK Investments
Pentwater Capital Management LP
Related People: ; Becket Wolf*; Barry Colvin; Brandon Haley; Clint Carlson; David Costen Haley; David Grossman; Derek Kaufman; Dmitry Balyasny; Harlan B. Korenvaes*; Jason Karp*; Jeff Runnfeldt*; Joe Squeri; Kaveh Alamouti*; Kenneth Griffin; Laurence Hugh Lebowitz; Mark Stainton; Matthew Halbower; Mike McMahon; Qi Wang*; Ronald Hulme*; Ryan Garino; Scott Schroeder; Steve Weller*; Taylor O'Malley; William Edward Rose
Related Entities: Balyasny Atlas Global; Balyasny Europe Asset Management; Balyasny Phoenix Plus Funds ; Visium Asset Management*; Asgard Investment Corp; Balyasny Asset Management LP; Black Diamond Hedge Funds; Carlson Alternative Advisors; Carlson Capital GP; Carlson Capital LP; Carlson Offshore Advisors; Citadel Alternative Asset Management; Citadel Equity Fund; Citadel Kensington; Citadel Wellington; Double Black Diamond LP; Equiduct; Glacier Re; HBK Investments; New Castle Re; Pentwater Capital; Sowood Capital*
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