Farallon Capital Management

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Key Facts

Founded03/1986
Websitehttp://www.faralloncapital.com
HeadquartersSan Francisco
Employees167
AUM$25.4 billion
AUM as ofMay 3, 2017
Clients58

Overview

Farallon Capital Management is a hedge fund based in San Francisco. It was founded in 03/1986 by Thomas Steyer. They hold $25.4 billion in assets under management as of May 3, 2017. Read their Plain English Brochure. $20 billion in assets under management as of 1/1/2009http://www.hedgefundintelligence.com/images/590/55595/Billion%20Dollar%20Hedge%20Fund%20Club%20-%20March%202009%20Survey.pdf
$36 billion in assets under management as of 1/1/2008

Second largest hedge fund in Institutional Investor's 2008 Hedge Fund 100, up from 5th in 2007http://www.iimagazine.com/Rankings/rankingsHeFu100RGlobal08.aspx?LS=EMS204396

Sub Funds and Performance

NameAUM (bn) Type Min Investment Num Clients Internal $ % Fund of Funds $ % Prime Brokers
Farallon Asia Special Situations Master II, L.P. 1.382 hedge fund 20,000,000 76 6.0 15.0 Goldman
Farallon Capital Aa Investors, L.P. 0.609 hedge fund 0 4 1.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley
Farallon Capital F5 Master I, L.P. 0.233 hedge fund 5,000,000 3 100.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley
Farallon Capital Institutional Partners 2.5, L.P. 0.013 hedge fund 0 2 16.0 Goldman
Farallon Capital Institutional Partners II, L.P. 0.789 hedge fund 0 2 10.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley
Farallon Capital Institutional Partners III, L.P. 0.737 hedge fund 0 3 4.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley
Farallon Capital Institutional Partners V, L.P. 0.210 hedge fund 0 2 5.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley
Farallon Capital Partners, L.P. 4.384 hedge fund 5,000,000 646 12.0 16.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley
Farallon European Private Credit Master, L.P. 0.379 hedge fund 10,000,000 17 16.0 Goldman
Farallon Investment Holdings, L.P. 0.027 hedge fund 50,000 37 90.0
Farallon Real Estate Institutional Partners II, L.P. 0.255 hedge fund 5,000,000 17 3.0 Goldman
Farallon Real Estate Institutional Partners, L.P. 0.205 hedge fund 5,000,000 15 2.0 Goldman
Farallon Real Estate Partners II, L.P. 0.060 hedge fund 5,000,000 23 25.0 3.0 Goldman
Farallon Special Investment Partners, L.P. 0.049 hedge fund 50,000,000 5 Goldman
Farallon Special Situation Partners II, L.P. 0.076 hedge fund 0 6 66.0 Goldman
Farallon Special Situation Partners V, L.P. 0.013 hedge fund 0 2 100.0 Goldman
Farallon Special Situation Partners, L.P. 0.002 hedge fund 0 2 1.0 Goldman
Fcoi II Currency Class Fund, Ltd. 0.752 hedge fund 50,000,000 2
Fcoi II Holdings, L.P. 3.036 hedge fund 5,000,000 191 4.0 7.0
Noonday Offshore, Inc. 0.235 hedge fund 5,000,000 15 84.0 Credit Suisse, Goldman, Morgan Stanley

Historical Performance

Down 3.6% in January 2008http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=aNx6pr7Qs9Mc

Returned 14.8% in 2007http://www.iimagazine.com/Rankings/rankingsHeFu100RGlobal08.aspx?LS=EMS204396

Returned 20% in 2006http://media.ft.com/cms/02fd5a42-f338-11db-9845-000b5df10621.pdf

Key People

NameTitlePositionOwnership
Paul CaldwellMember Executor (Farallon Japan) Owner or OfficerNone
Richard FriedManaging Member (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
Daniel GoldbergDirector (Farallon Lat. Am.) Owner or Officer25 to 50%
Monica LandryManaging Member (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
Michael LinnManaging Member (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
Kirstin LynchChief Compliance Officer (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
Rajiv PatelManaging Member (Fcm) Owner or Officer10 to 25%
Thomas RobertsManaging Member (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
Andrew SpokesDirector (Farallon Asia) Owner or OfficerNone
Andrew SpokesDirector (Farallon Hk) Owner or OfficerNone
Andrew SpokesManaging Partner And Senior Managing Member (Fcm) Owner or Officer25 to 50%
Gregory SwartChief Financial Officer & Managing Member(1/2006) (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
John WarrenManaging Member (Fcm) Owner or OfficerNone
Mark WehrlyManaging Member, Special Counsel & Chief Operating Officer (7/2014) (Fcm) Owner or Officer5 to 10%
Nancy WuDirector (Farallon Hk) Owner or OfficerNone
George ZageDirector (Farallon Hk) Owner or OfficerNone
George ZageDirector (Farallon Asia) Owner or OfficerNone

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