Top Small-Cap Hedge Funds see assets jump by 9.5%; Artal Group and MSD Capital claim top spots
|February 15th, 2014||
|The Top 50 Small-Cap focused hedge funds now manage $25 billion in small-cap assets, having added nearly $2.7 billion in small-cap assets since the end of the last quarter. Overall, the top 50 Small-Cap hedge funds oversee $34.6 billion, allocating 72.4% of their assets to companies with market capitalizations that are less than $2 billion. |
The Top Small-Cap Hedge fund list is led by Luxembourg-based Artal Group S.A., which unseated TFS Capital LLC. TFS, which had held on to the top spot for two consecutive quarters, fell down to #3 on the list, with $1.7 billion in small-cap assets. West Chester, PA-based TFS Capital LLC, also known as Technical Financial Services, is led by its co-founders Larry Eiben, Kevin Gates and Richard Gates.
Following Artal Group on the list at the #2 spot is Glenn Fuhrman and John Phelan’s MSD Capital. MSD Capital was founded in 1998 to manage the assets of Michael S. Dell and his family, but the firm now manages assets for outside investors as well.
Ranking Methodology: The Top 50 Small-Cap Hedge Fund rankings are compiled on a quarterly basis using hedge fund firms’ overall U.S. equity assets under management. The Small-Cap list includes the top hedge funds that have more than 50% of their U.S. equity assets invested in U.S. listed small-cap companies, which have market capitalizations that are less than $2 billion. To view the Top Small-Cap Hedge Fund list in its entirety, please visit HedgeTracker’s Hedge Fund Portal.
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