Top Connecticut Hedge Funds surpass $175 Million Mark; Assets increase 3.2% quarter-over-quarter

April 19th, 2015
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The rankings for the Top Connecticut Hedge Funds have been released, revealing that the top 50 hedge funds oversee a combined $176 billion in equity assets. Overall, the hedge funds on the list saw their assets increase by $5.4 billion, or nearly 3.2% quarter-over-quarter.

Twenty-nine hedge funds on the Top Connecticut Hedge Fund List saw their equity assets increase over the fourth quarter. Leading the top gainers were Clifford Asness’ AQR Capital and Steven Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management.

The top three Connecticut hedge funds are once again Clifford Asness’ AQR Capital, Andreas Halvorsen’s Viking Global Investors and Steve Mandel’s Lone Pine Capital.

Twenty-six hedge funds on the Top Connecticut Hedge Fund List are based in the suburban hedge fund enclave of Greenwich. While Greenwich is once again the location of choice, Stamford and Westport demonstrated their emerging importance, claiming the headquarters for 10 and 5 of the top hedge funds, respectively.

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:
AQR Capital Management LLC
Lone Pine Capital
Point72 Asset Management (SAC Capital)
Viking Global Investors
Related People: ; Douglas Haynes (President); Andreas Halvorsen; Brian Olson*; Chandler Bocklage*; Clifford Asness, Ph.D.; David Craver; David G. Kabiller; David Ott; John M. Liew; Kerry Tyler; Mala Gaonkar; Marco Tablada; Peter Nussbaum*; Robert J. Krail; Sol Kumin*; Steve Mandel; Steve Mandel; Steven A. Cohen; Ted Orenstein*; Tom Conheeney*
Related Entities: AQR Absolute Return Master; AQR Delta Master Account; AQR Global Asset Allocation; AQR Global Equity Master; AQR Global Stock Selection; AQR International Equity Fund; AQR RC Equity International; AQR Small Cap Value Fund LP; Canvas Capital*; CR Intrinsic Investors*; Cubist Systematic Strategies; EverPoint Asset Management; Lone Balsam LP; Lone Cascade; Lone Cypress Funds; Lone Dragon Pine; Lone Juniper; Lone Pine Capital (LPC); Lone Pine Sierra LP; Lone Sequoia LP; Lone Spruce LP; S.A.C. Global Investors; SAC Meridian; SAC MultiQuant; Sigma Capital Mgmt; Tiger Management*; Tiger Management*; Viking Global Equities; Viking Global Equities III; Viking Global Investors LP; Walter Capital*
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