Meet The 28 Richest Billionaire Hedge Fund Managers

Robert Bass

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Most of the financiers on Forbes annual list of the World’s Billionaires are hedge fund managers.The whopping total comes to 20 six billionaire hedge funders worldwide.

Some you’ll definitely know, like Paulson and Soros. But there are plenty who aren’t household names.

See who made the cut — >

26. Mark Lasry

Net worth: $1.1 billion

Age: 48

Hedge fund: Avenue Capital

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

25. T. Boone Pickens

Net worth: $1.1 billion

Age: 81

Hedge fund: BP Capital

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

24. Peter Thiel

Net worth: $1.2 billion

Age: 42

Hedge fund: Clarium Capital

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

23. Steve Mandel

Net worth: $1.5 billion

Age: 54

Hedge fund: Lone Pine

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

22. Louis Bacon

Net worth: $1.5 billion

Age: 51

Hedge fund: Moore Capital

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

21. Izzy Englander

Net worth: $1.7 billion

Age: 61

Hedge fund: Millenium

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

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20. Alan Howard

Net worth: $1.8 billion

Age: 46

Hedge fund: Brevan Howard

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

19. Ken Griffin

Net worth: $2 billion

Age: 41

Hedge fund: Citadel

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

18. Phil Falcone

Net worth: $2 billion

Age: 46

Hedge fund: Lone Pine Capital

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

17. Julian Robertson

Net worth: $2.2 billion

Age: 78

Hedge fund: Tiger Management

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

16. Eddie Lampert

Net worth: $3 billion

Age: 47

Hedge fund: ESL Investments

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

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15. Paul Tudor Jones

Net worth: $3.2 billion

Age: 55

Hedge fund: Tudor Investment

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

14. Daniel Och

Net worth: $3.3 billion

Age: 49

Hedge fund: Och-Ziff

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

Photo: P Base

13. David Tepper

Net worth: $3.5 billion

Age: 52

Hedge fund: Appaloosa Management

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

12. Bruce Kovner

Net worth: $3.5 billion

Age: 65

Hedge fund: Caxton Associates

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

Photo: New York Social Diary

11. Daniel, Robert, and Dirk Ziff

Net worth: $4 billion each

Age: 38, 43, 45

Hedge fund: Och-Ziff

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

Photo: New York Social Diary (Daniel Ziff is on the left)

10. Ray Dalio

Net worth: $4 billion

Age: 60

Hedge fund: Bridgewater

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

9. John Arnold

Net worth: $4 billion

Age: 36

Hedge fund: Centaurus Energy

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

8. Robert Bass

Net worth: $4.5 billion

Age: 62

Hedge fund: Oak Hill Capital management

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

Photo: Aerion Corp

7. Steven Schwarzman

Net worth: $4.7 billion

Age: 63

Hedge fund: Blackstone's hedge fund unit

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

Photo: New York Social Diary

6. Steve Cohen

Net worth: $6.4 billion

Age: 54

Hedge fund: SAC Capital

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

5. James Simons

Net worth: $8.5 billion

Age: 71

Hedge fund: Renaissance Technologies

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

4. Carl Icahn

Net worth: $10.5 billion

Age: 74

Hedge fund: Icahn Associates

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

3. John Paulson

Net worth: $12 billion

Age: 54

Hedge fund: Paulson & Co

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

2. George Soros

Net worth: $14 billion

Age: 79

Hedge fund: Soros Fund

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

1. Warren Buffett

Net worth: $47 billion

Age: 79

Hedge fund: Berkshire Hathaway

Compiled thanks to Forbes' list, The World's Billionaires.

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