JWM Partners

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Key Facts

AUM$3.0 billion
AUM as of2008
StrategiesRelative Value


JWM Partners is a hedge fund. It was founded in 1999 by John Meriwether (formerly of Long Term Capital Management, LTCM). They hold $3.0 billion in assets under management as of 2008.


4/26/2008 JWM Global Macro investors allowed to redeem early after the fund is down 14% through the end of March

3/27/2008 Founder of fallen hedge fund John Meriwether back in trouble

3/7/2008 Meriwether Fund Down 9% in the first two months of 2008

6/11/2001 Damaged Goods talks about how it was hard for Meriwether to raise money after the LTCM crash

Historical Performance

Returned 7.5% in 2007http://media.ft.com/cms/02fd5a42-f338-11db-9845-000b5df10621.pdf

Relative Value Opportunity II up .04% in February 2007http://www.hedgefundintelligence.com/ar/Article.aspx?PositionID=22836

Lost 28% in 2008 through March 27thhttp://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/industry_sectors/banking_and_finance/article3631173.ece