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Top 50 Largest US Hedge Funds - 2017

Top 100 Hedge Funds in the US 2017

List of the 100 largest hedge funds based in the US for 2017, ranked by assets under management (AUM)

#Fund NameCityCountryAUM($Millions)Fund Strategy
1AQR Capital ManagementGreenwichUnited States243,982Multi Strategy
2Bridgewater AssociatesWestportUnited States239,323Long/Short
3Millennium ManagementNew YorkUnited States207,626Multi Strategy
4Citadel Investment GroupChicagoUnited States152,656Convertibles
5Goldman Sachs Asset ManagementNew YorkUnited States106,240
6Wellington Management CompanyBostonUnited States99,739Multi Strategy
7Renaissance TechnologiesEast SetauketUnited States97,005Multi Strategy
8Pine River Capital ManagementMinnetonkaUnited States82,775Multi Strategy
9DE ShawNew YorkUnited States81,316Absolute Return
10Fortress Investment GroupNew YorkUnited States56,936Private Equity
11Elliott ManagementNew YorkUnited States56,006Global Equity
12Element Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States55,882Global Macro
13Moore Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States53,824Global Macro
14Och-Ziff Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States51,743Global Macro
15Two Sigma InvestmentsNew YorkUnited States49,268Commodities
16Cerberus Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States47,972Aerospace/Defense
17Viking Global InvestorsGreenwichUnited States43,378Global Macro
18Adage Capital ManagementBostonUnited States41,968
19Tudor Investment CorporationGreenwichUnited States39,661Multi Strategy
20Angelo Gordon & Co.New YorkUnited States38,253Real Estate
21Balyasny Asset ManagementChicagoUnited States37,210Multi Strategy
22BlackRock Alternative AdvisorsNew YorkUnited States33,250Global Macro
23Lone Pine CapitalGreenwichUnited States33,157Long/Short
24Discovery Capital ManagementNorwalkUnited States33,072Equity
25Lighthouse Investment PartnersPalm Beach GardensUnited States32,567Fund of Funds
26Baupost GroupBostonUnited States31,563Global Equity
27Davidson KempnerNew YorkUnited States31,023Global Equity
28Graham Capital ManagementRowaytonUnited States30,308Global Macro
29GoldenTree Asset ManagementNew YorkUnited States27,384Private Equity
30Anchorage Capital GroupNew YorkUnited States27,176Credit
31Centerbridge Partners LPNew YorkUnited States26,049Multi Strategy
32HBK Capital ManagementDallasUnited States25,447Multi Strategy
33Farallon Capital ManagementSan FranciscoUnited States25,436Multi Strategy
34PointState CapitalNew YorkUnited States24,763Energy
35Tiger Global Management LLCNew YorkUnited States23,595
36Bracebridge CapitalBostonUnited States23,527Absolute Returns
37Appaloosa ManagementShort HillsUnited States22,845Global Equity
38Hutchin Hill CapitalNew YorkUnited States22,808Event Driven
39Bluemountain Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States22,787Global Macro
40King Street Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States21,219Global Macro
41Select EquityNew YorkUnited States20,511Equity
42York Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States19,974Event Driven
43Magnetar CapitalEvanstonUnited States19,895Multi Strategy
44Brigade Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States19,730Managed Futures
45Caxton AssociatesPrincetonUnited States19,426Global Macro
46Third Point LLCNew YorkUnited States19,411Event Driven
47Kayne Anderson Capital AdvisorsLos AngelesUnited States19,357Private Equity
48Canyon PartnersLos AngelesUnited States19,148Multi Strategy
49Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co.BostonUnited States18,960Emerging Markets
50Carlson Alternative AdvisorsDallasUnited States18,881Private Equity
51Highfields Capital ManagementBostonUnited States18,796
52MKP Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States18,705Multi Strategy
53ValueAct CapitalSan FranciscoUnited States17,581Long/Short
54Alyeska Investment GroupChicagoUnited States16,532Managed Futures
55Spectrum Asset ManagementStamfordUnited States16,509Fixed Income
56Glenview Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States16,319Multi Strategy
57Tilden Park Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States16,058Multi Strategy
58Maverick CapitalDallasUnited States15,921Global Macro
59Neuberger BermanNew YorkUnited States15,900Fund of Funds
60Marathon Asset ManagementNew YorkUnited States15,248Credit
61Carval InvestorsHopkinsUnited States14,653Fixed Income
62UBS Hedge Fund SolutionsStamfordUnited States14,549Equity
63OrbiMed AdvisorsNew YorkUnited States14,400Private Equity
64Lazard AlternativesNew YorkUnited States14,120Multi Strategy
65Paloma PartnersGreenwichUnited States14,022
66Pershing Square Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States13,810Value
67Coatue ManagementNew YorkUnited States13,755
68Varde PartnersMinneapolisUnited States13,541Distressed Assets
69Senator Investment GroupNew YorkUnited States13,387Long/Short
70Pharo ManagementNew YorkUnited States13,382Global Macro
71Beach Point Capital ManagementSanta MonicaUnited States13,032Multi Strategy
72Fir Tree PartnersNew YorkUnited States13,017
73Trian Fund Management LPNew YorkUnited States12,478
74Paulson & Co.New YorkUnited States12,443Multi Strategy
75Blue Ridge CapitalAtlantaUnited States12,410Real Estate
76Silver Point CapitalGreenwichUnited States12,345Multi Strategy
77Arrowstreet CapitalBostonUnited States12,200
78Benefit Street PartnersNew YorkUnited States11,828Credit
79Metacapital Management LPNew YorkUnited States11,733Fixed Income
80Soroban Capital PartnersNew YorkUnited States11,626Long/Short
81Nephila CapitalLarkspurUnited States11,575Insurance
82Scopia CapitalNew YorkUnited States11,369Long/Short
83Eton Park Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States11,328Credit
84Horsley Bridge PartnersSan FranciscoUnited States11,172Private Equity
85LaSalle Investment ManagementChicagoUnited States11,011Real Estate
86KLS DiversifiedNew YorkUnited States10,940Fixed Income
87MJX Asset ManagementNew YorkUnited States10,568CDO
88Eminence CapitalNew YorkUnited States10,550Activist
89Wafra Investment GroupNew YorkUnited States10,483Multi Strategy
90Commonfund CapitalWiltonUnited States10,404Multi Strategy
91Pacific Alternative Asset ManagementIrvineUnited States10,053Fund of Funds
92K2 AdvisorsStamfordUnited States9,808Fund of Funds
93PDT PartnersNew YorkUnited States9,720
94ArcLight Capital PartnersBostonUnited States9,616Energy
95Abrams CapitalBostonUnited States9,313Managed Futures
96Ellington Management GroupOld GreenwichUnited States9,238ABS
97Kensico Capital ManagementGreenwichUnited States9,209Multi Strategy
98Highbridge Capital ManagementNew YorkUnited States9,134Convertibles
99Whitebox AdvisorsMinneapolisUnited States8,863Global Macro
100Steadfast Financial LPNew YorkUnited States8,760Long/Short

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Key Stats on Top 100 US Hedge Funds for 2017

  • 51 of the top 100 US hedge funds are based in New York
  • 9 of the top 100 US hedge funds are based in Boston
  • The biggest hedge fund in the US is AQR Capital Management
  • The second largest US hedge fund is Bridgewater Associates
  • The 100 largest hedge funds in the US have $3.2 trillion in assets under management (AUM)
  • The average AUM of the top 100 US hedge funds is $32.3 billion
  • The median AUM of the top 100 US hedge funds is $18.8 billion
  • 44 of the the 100 largest US hedge funds are currently hiring new employees
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