Top Activist Hedge Funds surpass the $200B mark; Assets up 3.4% Year-to-Date
|October 26th, 2015||
|The Top Activist Hedge Fund Manager rankings have been released, revealing that the top funds now manage $206 billion in equity assets. Twenty-five of the hedge funds on the list have seen their assets increase by more than $100 million year-to-date, driving the list's combined assets up by $6.8 billion or 3.4%.|
Leading the top gainers YTD are JANA Partners, ValueAct Capital Management and Corvex Management. ValueAct Capital is not only a top gainer, but it also ranked as the #2 largest activist fund, as well as the largest California-based hedge fund, with nearly $19 billion in equity assets.
Top Activist Hedge Fund List is once again held by Carl Icahn’s Icahn Associates, while Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management claimed the #3 spot.
Hedge Tracker releases its Top Activist Hedge Fund rankings on a quarterly basis. To view the list in its entirety, please visit the Hedge Fund List portal.
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