Top Activist Hedge Funds close in on $200 billion mark; ValueAct Capital, Elliott Management & JANA Partners lead the way
|January 19th, 2015||
|The latest Top Activist Hedge Fund Manager list has been released, revealing that the top now manage $196 billion in equity assets. Twenty of the activist hedge funds on the list saw their assets increase by more than $100 million over the past quarter, driving their assets up by a combined $10 billion. Leading the top gainers were ValueAct Capital Management, Elliott Management Corporation and JANA Partners.|
The top three spots on this quarter’s Top Activist Hedge Fund List are held by Carl Icahn’s Icahn Associates, Jeffrey Ubben’s ValueAct Capital Management and Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management
The highest ranked sector focused hedge fund manager to make the list is healthcare focused Samuel Isaly‘s OrbiMed Advisors. The renowned healthcare activist firm reported assets of $9 billion, ranking it #7 on the list.
Hedge Tracker releases a series of top hedge fund lists on a quarterly basis. To view the Top Activist Hedge Fund list in its entirety, please visit the Top Hedge Fund List ranking portal.
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