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Kynikos Associates - Investor Profile


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20 West 55th StreetTotal AUM ($MM):Login to Access
New York, NY 10019Equity AUM ($MM):Login to Access
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Kynikos Associates is a short biased hedge fund manager that was founded in 1985 by managing partner Jim Chanos. The firm invests globally and is known to be a pure equities...

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Investor Regional and/or Country Focus: Global

Founders and Key Executives of Kynikos Associates: James Chanos

Entities related to Kynikos Associates: Kynikos Alpha Tactical Fund; Kynikos Opportunities; Ursus International; Ursus Partners LP

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Kynikos Associates's Top 10 Equity Holdings (as of 2013-03-31)


Value
Company (Ticker) ($MM) Shares Change % Out
iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 (FXI) 17.30 468,500 468,500 0.05
Sandisk Corp (SNDK) 17.24 313,650 -44,150 0.13
KKR & Co LP (KKR) 16.02 829,000 -64,500 0.37
Vanguard European Stock VIPERS (VGK) 14.91 303,400 23,300 0.34
Citigroup Inc (C) 14.70 332,200 24,300 0.01
Deere & Co (DE) 14.07 163,650 -10,800 0.04
Starbucks Corp (SBUX) 14.03 246,300 -600 0.03
Apple Inc (AAPL) 12.88 29,100 29,100 0.00
JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) 12.08 254,500 18,200 0.01
McDonalds Corp (MCD) 12.07 121,100 -16,000 0.01

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