Neil Wilson, managing editor, HedgeFund
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The biggest players in the global hedge fund industry are
continuing to get bigger, accounting for a rising proportion of
total assets, according to the latest statistics on the Global
Billion Dollar Club - the elite group of firms that manage $1
billion or more in hedge fund assets.
Collectively, the 340 current members of the Global Billion
Dollar Club now manage assets of just over $1.76 trillion, up
again from around $1.7 trillion a year before, and now
representing over 86% of the industry's total assets - up from
84% last year and 82% the year before.
The lion's share of this increase is also concentrated in
the 'super-league' of biggest firms that manage $5 billion or
more. The number...