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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 $6,171,121,000
Change This QTR +1.61%
Fund Holdings Sector Distribution
Top 13F Holdings
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Last update:
No. Security Ticker Shares Value (x$1000) Activity % Port
1. FOLD 25,182,364 $379,750 6.15%
2. GBT 5,842,100 $368,811 -4% 5.97%
3. RTRX 45,000,000 $349,979 5.67%
4. IOVA 11,809,494 $324,170 +2% 5.25%
5. MRTX 2,771,050 $316,371 -17% 5.12%
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