Brand Names

Brand Names: October 2012

by Amal Robleh

Visium, Paulson and Pine River lead the pack.

FUND NAME FIRM Oct-12 YTD
EQUITY      
TOSCA TOSCAFUND 7.21% 19.24%
VISIUM GLOBAL FUND VISIUM ASSET MANAGEMENT 3.39% 20.99%
SAB OVERSEAS FUND SAB CAPITAL 1.00% 23.34%
LANSDOWNE DEVELOPED MARKETS - USD LANSDOWNE PARTNERS 0.41% 10.13%
PLATINUM ASIA FUND PLATINUM ASSET MANAGEMENT -0.87% 14.26%
RENAISSANCE INSTITUTIONAL EQUITIES FUND INTERNATIONAL SERIES B RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES -1.69% 8.65%
ELM RIDGE CAPITAL PARTNERS ELM RIDGE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT -1.90% -14.99%
ZWEIG-DIMENNA INTERNATIONAL ZWEIG-DIMENNA INTERNATIONAL -1.93% -2.27%
STANDARD PACIFIC CAPITAL (CLASS B) STANDARD PACIFIC CAPITAL -1.95% -4.50%
SPROTT OFFSHORE FUND SPROTT ASSET MANAGEMENT -5.38% -21.99%
       
MACRO      
BREVAN HOWARD FUND - USD BREVAN HOWARD -0.36% 1.27%
GRAHAM GLOBAL INVESTMENT FUND (BVI) - DISCRETIONARY 6V GRAHAM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT -0.38% 1.44%
MKP OPPORTUNITY MKP CAPITAL MANAGEMENT -0.45% 3.43%
BRIDGEWATER PURE ALPHA TRADING COMPANY BRIDGEWATER ASSOCIATES -0.48% 0.16%
BALESTRA CAPITAL