What a Difference a Year Makes, Many Hedge Fund Stars are falling in 2014

August 31st, 2014
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After record performances in 2013, a lot of hedge fund stars are falling from the sky with lackluster returns in 2014. As reported in the New York Post, such hedge fund notables as David Tepper (Appaloosa Management - up 42 percent in 2013), Richard Perry (Perry Partners - +22 percent), Leon Cooperman (Omega Advisors – +30 percent), and Nelson Peltz (Trian Partners – +40 percent), have recorded tepid performances thus far, all trailing the 8 percent return of the broader market.

After an eye-popping performance in 2013, Jeff Altman (Owl Creek – 49 percent) is off 3 percent through August. Hedge fund icons, Louis Bacon and Paul Tudor Jones are similarly under water.
For Detailed Investor Profiles on these Investors, click below:
Appaloosa Management
Moore Capital Management
Owl Creek Asset Management
Perry Capital
Trian Group
Tudor Investment Corporation
Related People: Daniel Krueger; David Tepper; Ed Garden; Greg Coffey; Henry Bedford*; Jack Walton; James Pallotta*; Jean-Philippe Blochet; Jeffrey Altman; Jeffrey F. Lee; Louis Bacon; Nelson Peltz; Paul Leff; Paul Tudor Jones, II; Peter May; Richard Perry; Shai Tambor
Related Entities: Altar Rock*; BVI Global Fund Ltd; Moore Capital Emerging Markets; Moore Global Fixed Income; Moore Japan Restructuring; Owl Creek I, LP; Owl Creek II, LP; Owl Creek Overseas Fund; Owl Creek Socially Responsible Investment Fund Ltd ; Palomino Funds.; Perry Corp.; Perry Partners; Raptor Global*; Remington Investment Strategies; Trian Capital; Trian Credit Partners; Trian Fund Management, L.P.; Triarc; Triarc Companies*; Tudor Investment Corp; Tudor Investments; Tudor Momentum Futures Fund; Tudor Tensor; Valence Capital Management; Wendy's/Arby's Group, Inc.(NYSE: WEN)
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