Polar Capital

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Key Facts

Founded01/2001
TickerPOLR
Websitehttp://www.polarcapital.co.uk
HeadquartersLondon
Employees116
AUM$11.9 billion
AUM as ofSeptember 15, 2017
StrategiesMulti Strategy
Clients29

Overview

Polar Capital is a hedge fund based in London. It was founded in 01/2001 by Mark Kary and Tim Woolley. They hold $11.9 billion in assets under management as of September 15, 2017. Read their Plain English Brochure.

Sub Funds and Performance

NameAUM (bn) Type Strategies 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 Min Investment Num Clients Internal $ % Fund of Funds $ % Prime Brokers
Polar Capital European Conviction Fund Limited 0.031 hedge fund 106,000 10 96.0 Credit Suisse Ag, Goldman
Polar Capital European Forager Fund 0.466 None Long/Short 2.39 11.93 11.79 4.76 -1.67
Polar Capital European Forager Fund Limited 0.472 hedge fund 106,000 58 7.0 36.0 Credit Suisse Ag, Goldman
Polar Capital Funds Plc - Global Technology Fund 1.184 hedge fund 1 169 5.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc - Japan Fund 0.936 hedge fund 1 167 1.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc - North America Fund 1.977 hedge fund 1 130 4.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Automation And Artificial Intelligence Fund 0 hedge fund 1
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Emerging Markets Growth Fund 0.064 hedge fund 1 11
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Emerging Markets Income Fund 0.337 hedge fund 1 89 1.0 3.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- European Ex Uk Income Fund 0.147 hedge fund 1 15 93.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- European Income Fund 0.013 hedge fund 1 5 80.0 8.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Global Alpha Fund 0.127 hedge fund 1 12
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Global Convertible Fund 0.612 hedge fund 1 65 46.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Global Insurance Fund 1.027 hedge fund 1 170 10.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Healthcare Blue Chip Fund 0.084 hedge fund 1 34 9.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Healthcare Opportunities Fund 1.234 hedge fund 1 180 5.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Income Opportunities Fund 0.222 hedge fund 1 43 1.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- International Alpha Fund 0.005 hedge fund 1 1 100.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Japan Alpha Fund 0.063 hedge fund 1 24 77.0
Polar Capital Funds Plc -- Uk Value Opportunities Fund 0.212 hedge fund 1 53 12.0

Key People

NameTitlePositionOwnership
John MansellChief Operating Officer Owner or OfficerNone
Gavin RochussenChief Executive Officer Owner or OfficerNone
Boura Tomlinson CannChief Legal Officer Owner or OfficerNone
Boura Tomlinson CannChief Compliance Officer Owner or OfficerNone

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