List of hedge funds

Here are the ten largest hedge funds in the world ranked by assets under management as of early 2016. Only assets in private funds following hedge fund strategies are counted. Some of these managers also manage public funds and offer non-hedge fund strategies. For example, BlackRock is the largest investment manager in the world with $4.6 trillion assets under management in all types of funds[1] and AQR Capital Management is the largest provider of public mutual funds following hedge fund strategies with $23 billion in public hedge fund assets under management in addition to the $47 billion of private assets listed below, and an additional $90 billion in traditional investment funds.[2]

Largest hedge fund firms

The data for this table come from Institutional Investor's Alpha with data compiled in the first quarter of 2016.[3]

Rank Firm Headquarters AUM as of first quarter 2016
(billions of USD)
1 Bridgewater Associates United States Westport, CT $104.2
2 Man Group United Kingdom London $76.4
3 AQR Capital Management United States Greenwich, CT $47.2
4 Och-Ziff Capital Management United States New York $44.6
5 Two Sigma Investments United States New York $39.0
6 Millennium Management United States New York $34.0
6 Winton Capital Management United Kingdom London $34.0
8 D.E. Shaw & Co. United States New York $33.1
9 Viking Global Investors United States Greenwich, CT $33.1
10 BlackRock Advisors United States New York $31.1

See also


  1. " "BlackRock About Us". December 31, 2015. Retrieved August 4, 2016.
  2. "Barron's Cover Story, How AQR's Liquid Alternative Funds Are Outperforming Competitors". February 27, 2016. Retrieved August 4, 2016.
  3. "Check out the $100 billion hedge fund, and the challengers to the throne". May 24, 2016. Retrieved August 4, 2016.
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