Largest California Equity Hedge Funds Nearly Eclipse $70 Billion

August 5th, 2013
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The list of the Top 50 Hedge Funds from California has been released, revealing that the top hedge funds oversee a combined $68B in US equities. The largest California hedge funds on the list are ValueAct Capital Management LLC, SPO Advisory Corp and Farallon Capital Management.

San Francisco-based ValueAct Capital Management reported $8.8 billion assets, allocating $4.5 billion to Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) stocks. SPO Advisory Corp is also a big TMT fan, allocating $3.8 billion of its $6.9 billion in equity assets to the sector. Mill Valley-based SPO is led by John Scully and William E. Oberndor.

Not surprisingly, 36 hedge funds on the Top California Hedge Fund List are based in the greater San Francisco Bay Area.

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:
Farallon Capital Management
ValueAct Capital Management
SPO Advisory Corp
Related People: ; Andrew J.M. Spokes; David Kim; Dr. Thomas Roberts Jr.; Edward Chung; Edward H. McDermott; Eli Weinberg; Jeffrey W. Ubben; John Harold Scully; John Warren; Mike Yuen(retired)*; Ravi Paidipaty; Thomas Steyer*; William Oberndorf; William Seybold
Related Entities: Blum Capital Partners*; Farallon Capital Institutional Partners; Farallon Capital Partners; Farallon Credit Opportunity; Farallon Special Situations; FKG Capital; Hellman & Friedman; Main Street Partners; Noonday Global Management; SF Advisory Partners; SPO Advisory Co; SPO Partners & Co; ValueAct AllCap International LP; ValueAct Capital International; ValueAct Capital LLC; ValueAct Holdings GP LLC
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