BP Capital

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Key Facts

Websitehttps://www.bpcap.net/default.asp
HeadquartersDallas, TX
AUM$2.5 billion
AUM as ofJanuary 1, 2007
StrategiesCommodities

Overview

BP Capital is a hedge fund based in Dallas, TX. It was founded by T Boone Pickens. They hold $2.5 billion in assets under management as of January 1, 2007. An energy focused fund, Pickens recently went national with a plan to build giant wind farms to help the nation move to renewable energy.

Minumum investment: $5 million
Management Team includes Boone Pickens, Robert Stillwell and Ronald Bassetthttps://www.bpcap.net/management_team.asp

Historical Performance

Commodity fund dropped 34% in July 2008http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2008/aug/13/oil.usa?gusrc=rss&feed=networkfront to make it down about 10% year to date

Returned 98% in 2006http://media.ft.com/cms/02fd5a42-f338-11db-9845-000b5df10621.pdf

The Energy Stock Fund has returned 37% annually over seven years.
The Commodity Fund has had similar strong performancehttp://online.wsj.com/article/SB122221505732769415.html

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