Brand Names Performance

Brand Names: September 2012

by Amal Robleh

CQS, D. E. Shaw, MKP, Pine River and Platinum lead the pack.

FUND NAME FIRM Sep-12 YTD
EQUITY      
PLATINUM ASIA FUND PLATINUM ASSET MANAGEMENT 7.50% 15.27%
SPROTT OFFSHORE FUND SPROTT ASSET MANAGEMENT 5.22% -17.56%
SAB OVERSEAS FUND SAB CAPITAL 4.70% 22.12%
LANSDOWNE DEVELOPED MARKETS - USD LANSDOWNE PARTNERS 3.62% 9.68%
VISIUM GLOBAL FUND VISIUM ASSET MANAGEMENT 2.53% 17.16%
TOSCA TOSCAFUND 2.50% 11.23%
STANDARD PACIFIC CAPITAL (CLASS B) STANDARD PACIFIC CAPITAL 1.80% -2.60%
RENAISSANCE INSTITUTIONAL EQUITIES FUND INTERNATIONAL- SERIES B RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES 1.70% 10.52%
ASCEND PARTNERS FUND II ASCEND CAPITAL MANAGEMENT 0.11% 3.29%
ELM RIDGE CAPITAL PARTNERS ELM RIDGE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT -2.10% -13.34%
       
MACRO      
D.E. SHAW HELIANT D.E. SHAW GROUP 3.90% 16.80%
BREVAN HOWARD FUND - USD BREVAN HOWARD 1.91% 1.56%
BRIDGEWATER PURE ALPHA TRADING COMPANY BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES 1.28% 0.68%
GRAHAM GLOBAL INVESTMENT