Top Quantitative & Arbitrage Hedge Funds surpass the $230B Mark; Renaissance Tech & Voloridge lead Gainers

June 6th, 2016
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The top Quantitative & Arbitrage Hedge Fund Managers now manage $231 billion in U.S. equity assets, having seen their assets increase by $7 billion, or +3.1% quarter-over-quarter.

Not surprisingly, the top three hedge funds are once again AQR Capital, Renaissance Technologies Corp and Two Sigma Investments.

60% of the hedge funds on the list saw their assets increase over the quarter. Leading the top gainers were Renaissance Technologies and Voloridge Investment Management. Renaissance’s significant gains helped it gain ground on AQR, while Voloridge’s gains helped it climb into the top 10 on the rankings.

David Vogel, an award winning predictive modeling scientist, founded Jupiter, FL-based Voloridge in 2009. The firm is a pure quantitative shop, focused on applying mathematics and technology to exploit alpha opportunities.

Ranking Methodology: The Quantitative & Arbitrage Hedge Fund rankings are compiled on a quarterly basis using hedge fund firms’ overall U.S. equity assets. To view the list in its entirety, please visit Hedge Tracker’s Hedge Fund Portal.
For Detailed Investor Profiles on these Investors, click below:
AQR Capital Management LLC
Related People: Clifford Asness, Ph.D.; David G. Kabiller; John M. Liew; Robert J. Krail
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
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