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Profiles: Kenneth C. Griffin

Name: Kenneth C. Griffin Born: Daytona Beach, Florida in 1968. Affiliation: Citadel LLC (formerly known as Citadel Investment Group, L.L.C.) Kenneth C. Griffin is one of world’s top ranked hedge fund managers. He is the founder and CEO of Citadel, a Chicago based investment firm. Citadel is ranked amongst the largest and most successful hedge […]

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Richard Driehaus Profile

Born: Chicago, Illinois in 1942 Affiliations: Driehaus Mutual Funds, AGF Investments Inc, VAM Funds Most Famous For: Richard Driehaus is famous as founder of Driehaus Capital Management which produced compounded annual return in excess of 30% net of all fees over 12 years. In the year 2000, Driehaus was named Barron’s “All-Century” team of the 25 […]

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Paul Tudor Jones Profile

By Jonathan Yates Counterpunching is the key to success for legendary investor Paul Tudor Jones II, founder of the hedge funds group, Tudor Investment Corporation. A former welterweight boxing champion in college at the University of Virginia, like any seasoned master of the sweet science, the investment focus of Jones and his funds at Tudor […]

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David Tepper Profile

By Alan Dessoff Born: Pittsburgh, Pa., in 1957 Affiliations: Appaloosa Management Most Famous for: David Alan Tepper bets big and wins big on big banks and stocks. Appaloosa Management, the Chatham, N.J. fund he founded and manages, held more than $1.2 billion combined in the four biggest U.S. banks, according to a filing with the […]

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