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A rare interview from this Tiger Cub.
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Tiger_Cub.jpg”] Bloomberg Markets’ ranking of the top 100 large hedge funds in the world is out, and it definitely looks different from last year’s list.One major reason for the difference is that the Tiger Cubs — hedge fund managers trained and seeded by the legendary founder of […]
[credit provider=”AP Images”] CNBC’s Kate Kelly has a list of hedge funds that are outperforming their peers so far this year. Here’s a round up of their YTD performance as of 8/31:
[credit provider=”VII” url=”http://www.valueinvestorinsight.com/issue/94″] “Tiger Cub” Lee Ainslie III is making a huge turnaround so far this year. Bloomberg News Katherine Burton reports that his ~$10 billion AUM long/short equity hedge fund Maverick Capital’s biggest fund was up 20% through July.
[credit provider=”Courtesy of Bloomberg” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-05-10/scene-last-night-at-robin-hood-bundchen-lady-gaga-einhorn-cohen-och.html”] Hedge fund manager Lee Ainslie is down 10% year to date after a disastrous August, according to Reuters.The manager of ~$10 billion Maverick Capital was crushed by investments in Youku.com (down 41% YTD), First Solar (down 34%), and Citigroup (down 43%) in his flagship fund, […]
[credit provider=”Courtesy of Bloomberg” url=”http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-05-10/scene-last-night-at-robin-hood-bundchen-lady-gaga-einhorn-cohen-och.html”] Yesterday at 11:46 PM, Lee Ainslie of Maverick Capital got an email with the Subject line, “Yo Lee homey, Sorry to break it to you, but looks to me likely that Maverick will soon be charged with insiderr trading. Just thought I’d let you know…”Sent […]