Latest edition of Connecticut’s All-Star Hedge Funds released – AQR still on top

September 22nd, 2016
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The latest rankings for the Top Connecticut Hedge Funds have been released, revealing that the top 50 hedge funds oversee nearly $175 billion in equity assets. Overall, the Top Connecticut Hedge funds on the list saw their assets increase by $4.6 billion, or +2.7% quarter-over-quarter. This represents an impressive rebound after assets fell by more than $10 billion the previous quarter.

The top 5 stayed constant over the quarter with all reporting an increase in assets. AQR Capital Management retained the top spot for another quarter with $56.7B in assets, an increase of $1.2B for the quarter. Viking Global Investors ($23.5B, #2) held strong in the second spot after assets rose $800M. Lone Pine Capital ($21.6, #3) recorded the largest increase of the top 5 with assets jumping nearly $2B.

This quarter’s list welcomed two new hedge funds to the list: Sunriver Management LLC ($323M, #37) and Sageview Capital LP ($175M, #50). Sunriver is a Connecticut-based hedge fund founded by former Ziff Brothers sector head Will Cook. Sageview was founded by two former members of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts Executive Committee. Sageview brings a "private equity approach" to public market investing.

Twenty-seven hedge funds on the Top Connecticut Hedge Fund List are based in the suburban hedge fund enclave of Greenwich. Stamford also remains a top home for hedge funds, claiming the headquarters of 11 hedge funds on the list.

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
Viking Global Investors
Related People: Andreas Halvorsen; Brian Olson*; Clifford Asness, Ph.D.; David Craver; David G. Kabiller; David Ott; John M. Liew; Kerry Tyler; Mala Gaonkar; Marco Tablada; Robert J. Krail; Steve Mandel; Steve Mandel
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; 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; Tiger Management*; Tiger Management*; Viking Global Equities; Viking Global Equities III; Viking Global Investors LP
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