Brand Names Performance

Brand Names: August 2012

by Amal Robleh

Monthly performance for some of the biggest hedge funds in the U.S. and Europe.

FUND NAME FIRM Aug-12 YTD
       
EQUITY      
SPROTT OFFSHORE FUND  SPROTT ASSET MANAGEMENT 6.29% -21.57%
SAB OVERSEAS FUND SAB CAPITAL 3.50% 16.64%
TOSCA TOSCAFUND 3.29% 8.51%
PLATINUM ASIA FUND PLATINUM ASSET MANAGEMENT 1.79% 7.22%
VISIUM GLOBAL FUND VISIUM ASSET MANAGEMENT 1.52% 14.27%
ASCEND PARTNERS FUND II  ASCEND CAPITAL MANAGEMENT 0.56% 3.16%
LANSDOWNE DEVELOPED MARKETS - USD LANSDOWNE PARTNERS 0.52% 5.85%
STANDARD PACIFIC CAPITAL (CLASS B) STANDARD PACIFIC CAPITAL -1.08% -4.32%
ZWEIG-DIMENNA INTERNATIONAL ZWEIG-DIMENNA INTERNATIONAL -1.08% -0.57%
RENAISSANCE INSTITUTIONAL EQUITIES FUND INTERNATIONAL -SERIES B RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES -1.25% 8.67%
ELM RIDGE CAPITAL PARTNERS ELM RIDGE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT -1.40% -11.49%
       
MACRO      
BREVAN HOWARD FUND - USD BREVAN HOWARD 1.03% -0.34%
BRIDGEWATER PURE ALPHA TRADING COMPANY  BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES 0.60% -0.62%
ARGONAUT MACRO PARTNERSHIP ARGONAUT