Investors pulled $2.2 billion from Paulson in 2010

By Britt Erica Tunick

Fri Jan 28, 2011

The redemptions have affected marketing plans for the Advantage fund.

Despite generating profits of more than $8.6 billion in 2010, John Paulson’s Paulson & Co. was hit with redemptions of at least $2.2 billion at the end of last year, leaving the Paulson Advantage Fund open new capital.As of January 1, Paulson managed $36 billion, according to a letter to investors sent this week. That’s up $4 billion from the $32 billion in assets the firm had at the start of 2010, despite generating profits of $8.6 billion, including fees, in 2010. Investors said the redemptions are indicative of the fact that a growing number of Paulson’s investors have become uncomfortable enough...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H

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