Institutional Hedge Funds

With 25 years of alternative investment experience, we utilize our expertise and deep network to provide exposure to third-party institutional hedge funds for your clients’ portfolios. Our manager selection process is conflict-free, as we are not compensated by any of the managers in the program. We seek to identify firms with a proven track record, a dedicated risk management process, deep teams and institutional safeguards.

$3.11 Trillion
hedge fund industry ¹

90%
of industry assets are managed by firms with > $1 billion AuM ²

Gain exposure to 60+ institutional hedge funds who manage over $1 trillion in industry assets

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Below is an independent survey, conducted by LCH investments, ranking the 20 most profitable hedge fund firms since their inception.

20 Most Profitable Hedge Fund Firms
Since their Inception

Survey by LCH Investments ³
MANAGER AuM NET GAINS SINCE INCEPTION ($BN)
Bridge Water 133 57.8
Soros Fund Management 27 43.9
Citadel 28.6 30.7
DE Shaw 27.5 29.1
Baupost 27.4 27.4
Och Ziff 31.8 26.2
Lone Pine 22.5 25.9
Viking 20.5 25.4
Appaloosa 11.7 25.2
Elliott Associates 34.7 25.1
Farallon 25 22.7
Millennium 34.3 22.4
SAC/Point 72 13 21.1
Brevan Howard 6.3 18.8
Moore Capital 8.9 18.3
Paulson & Co 6 17.9
Renaissance Technologies 40.5 16.7
King Street Capital 20 15.6
Two Sigma 47 15.2
Caxton Associates 3.8 14.9

By net gains since inception (after fees) to December 31, 2018

Funds on this list are not necessarily available for investment through Crystal and are shown for general information and industry purposes only. For purposes of clarity, no representation is being made that any services or products of Crystal will (or is likely to) achieve profits or losses similar to those shown herein. The performance of such funds (which has not been verified by Crystal) was provided by a third party and is not guaranteed as to accuracy or completeness. Accordingly, Crystal makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained therein. The actual performance of these funds, including over any given period of time since inception, may vary significantly based on many factors, including, but not limited to, the timing of investor capital contributions and withdrawals, side pocket investments (if any), taxes and withholding, special allocations of new issues, and different fee arrangements. Accordingly, certain investors may have experienced losses in such funds notwithstanding such historical performance. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.

¹ Hedge Fund Research (HFR) and Preqin as of 12/31/2018
² AIMA HF Manager Survey, HFR 2018
³ LCH Investments NV estimates (a fund-of-funds firm launched in 1969); eVestment. The Best Hedge Fund Manager of All Time Is… Institutional Investor. January 2019

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