Top 25 Credit Hedge Funds 2021
2021 Top 25 Largest Credit Hedge Funds Overview
The 25 largest credit and fixed income hedge funds manage $960 billion in assets as of early 2021. 88% of the top credit hedge funds are based in the United States. 52% of the largest fixed income hedge funds are based in New York.
With $105 billion in AUM, Capula Investment Management is the largest credit hedge fund manager in 2021. Ares Management and Elliott Management rank two and three, respectively, among the biggest credit hedge funds.
Credit hedge funds tend to be among the largest hedge funds based on investment strategy/style. Credit funds invest in a variety of debt instruments including corporate and sovereign bonds. They may also invest in various derivatives related to credit instruments including swaps and options.
The below list of top fixed income hedge funds includes hedge fund companies operating at least one hedge fund vehicle investing in credit securities and related.
This data is from 2021. View the Top 50 Credit Hedge Funds 2023
Top 25 Credit Hedge Funds 2021
List of the 25 biggest fixed income hedge funds for 2021 ranked by assets under management (AUM)
Rank Fund Name City Country AUM Other Strategies 1.0
Capula Investment Management LLP
Absolute Returns, Credit
Managed Futures, Fixed Income, Consumer Products
Global Equity, Credit, Event Driven, Commodities
Structured Portfolio Management
ABS, Fixed Income
Multi Strategy, Emerging Markets, Distressed Assets
Cerberus Capital Management
Credit, Real Estate, Private Equity
Angelo Gordon & Co.
Real Estate, Fixed Income, Managed Futures, Multi Strategy
Oaktree Capital Management
Fixed Income, Real Estate, Distressed Assets
Absolute Returns, Commodities, Credit
Managed Futures, Credit
Anchorage Capital Group
Credit, Event Driven, Long/Short
Brigade Capital Management
Managed Futures, Distressed Assets, Long/Short, Credit
King Street Capital Management
Global Macro, FX, Long/Short, Distressed Assets
Multi Strategy, Managed Futures, Event Driven, Credit
Centerbridge Partners LP
Multi Strategy, Distressed Assets, Managed Futures, Credit
Arrowgrass Capital Partners
Convertibles, Multi Strategy, Credit
Distressed Assets, Event Driven, Credit
MJX Asset Management
Global Equity, Fixed Income, Distressed Assets
Knighthead Capital Management, LLC
Long/Short, Credit, Event Driven
Fixed Income, Distressed Assets
Fixed Income, Commodities
Fixed Income, Real Estate
Want more details on more than 750 credit hedge fund managers?
Key Stats on Top 25 Credit Hedge Funds – 2021
2 of the top 25 credit hedge funds for 2021 are based in the UK
1 of the 25 largest fixed income funds for 2021 is based in Hong Kong
The top 25 credit hedge fund companies have $960.0 billion USD in assets under management (AUM)
The average AUM of the top 25 cfixed income funds for 2021 is $39.4 billion USD
The median AUM of the top 25 credit hedge funds for 2021 is $26.8 billion USD
Get the full list of all credit hedge funds in Excel format
The Credit/Fixed Income Hedge Fund List has 35 categories of detailed information on all the funds above plus nearly 700 additional credit funds. Everything from website to emails to senior staff, hiring status, number of clients and more is included. And it’s delivered in Excel format for easy use with any spreadsheet program or contact management system.
View full details of the Credit/Fixed Income Hedge Fund List