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Hedge Fund - Viking Global

Andreas Halvorsen Bio, Returns, AUM, Net Worth

Ole Andreas Halvorsen is one of the most successful Tiger cubs. Norwegian Halvorsen launched Viking Global at the end of 1999 with former Tiger employees David Ott and Brian Olson. Viking Global returned an astonishing 89% after fees in its first full year.Viking is a long/short global equity fund with a bottom-up stock picking approach. Brian Olson left Viking in 2005 and David Ott stepped down in 2010. Between June 2005 (when Ott became the CIO of Viking) and March 2010, Viking Global returned 119% vs. 11% for the MSCI World Index. Viking Global charges 1.5% management fees and 20% incentive fees from investors. Viking Global Equities lost 1.9% in 2008, gained 20% in 2009, and returned 3.8% in 2010.

Andreas Halvorsen
Fund Profile
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Fund Name: Viking Global
Manager Andreas Halvorsen
Portfolio Value $23,138,993,000
Change This QTR +1.20%
Fund Holdings Sector Distribution
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No. Security Ticker Shares Value (x$1000) Activity % Port
1. AMZN 612,886 $1,690,842 -31% 7.3%
2. ADPT 33,493,708 $1,620,426 7%
3. CMCSA 28,523,676 $1,111,853 +60% 4.8%
4. CNC 16,106,578 $1,023,573 -1% 4.42%
5. AXP 10,497,498 $999,362 +171% 4.31%
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