Largest Connecticut-based Equity Hedge Funds Continue to Grow

July 16th, 2013
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The list of the Top 50 Hedge Funds from Connecticut has been released for the most recent quarter, revealing that the top hedge funds oversee a combined $146.8B in US equities. The top five hedge funds on the list are also ranked amongst the top 15 on Hedge Tracker’s Top Equity Hedge Fund List.

The largest Connecticut hedge funds on the list are Clifford Asness’ AQR Capital Management LLC, Steve Mandel’s Lone Pine Capital and Steve Cohen’s SAC Capital Advisors. As announced previously, the top 100 U.S. Equity Hedge Funds have seen their equity assets rise by 20.2% year-to-date. Among the top gainers YTD are several of the top Connecticut funds, including AQR Capital (+$3.4B) and Lone Pine Capital (+$3.2B).

Not surprisingly, 29 hedge funds on the Top Connecticut Hedge Fund List are based in the suburban hedge fund enclave of Greenwich, CT. While Greenwich is the location of choice, Stamford and Westport are notably home to seven and six of the top 50 hedge funds, respectively.

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:
AQR Capital Management LLC
Lone Pine Capital
Point72 Asset Management (SAC Capital)
Related People: ; Douglas Haynes (President); Chandler Bocklage*; Clifford Asness, Ph.D.; David Craver; David G. Kabiller; John M. Liew; Kerry Tyler; Mala Gaonkar; Marco Tablada; Peter Nussbaum*; Robert J. Krail; Sol Kumin*; Steve Mandel; Steve Mandel; Steven A. Cohen; Ted Orenstein*; Tom Conheeney*
Related Entities: AQR Absolute Return Master; AQR Delta Master Account; AQR Global Asset Allocation; AQR Global Equity Master; AQR Global Stock Selection; AQR International Equity Fund; AQR RC Equity International; AQR Small Cap Value Fund LP; Canvas Capital*; CR Intrinsic Investors*; Cubist Systematic Strategies; EverPoint Asset Management; Lone Balsam LP; Lone Cascade; Lone Cypress Funds; Lone Dragon Pine; Lone Juniper; Lone Pine Capital (LPC); Lone Pine Sierra LP; Lone Sequoia LP; Lone Spruce LP; S.A.C. Global Investors; SAC Meridian; SAC MultiQuant; Sigma Capital Mgmt; Tiger Management*; Walter Capital*
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