Hedge Fund - Perceptive Advisors

Joseph Edelman Bio, Returns, AUM, Net Worth

Joseph Edelman founded Perceptive Advisors in 1999. Perceptive Advisors is a biotech focused long-short hedge fund. The fund returned 129% in 1999, 155% in 2000, 39% in 2001, lost 10% in 2002, gained 53% in 2003. More recently Joe Edelman's hedge fund lost 24% in 2008, gained 24% in 2009 and 16% in 2010. The fund has nearly $500 million in assets under management. Joseph Edelman has an MBA from NYU.

Joseph Edelman
Fund Profile
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Fund Name: Perceptive Advisors
Manager Joseph Edelman
Portfolio Value $15,841,176,000
Change This QTR +1.70%
Fund Holdings Sector Distribution
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No. Security Ticker Shares Value (x$1000) Activity % Port
1. MRTX 3,474,505 $595,183 -6% 7.5%
2. BBIO 7,756,928 $477,827 +16% 6.02%
3. TVTX 45,000,000 $474,750 5.98%
4. SWTX 4,849,912 $356,808 +17% 4.5%
5. IOVA 8,651,785 $273,915 -6% 3.45%
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