Institutional Investor reported today on the outperforming hedge funds for the first half of 2012. According to the article, Chase Coleman's Tiger Global leads the group of outperforming hedge funds.
Michael Hintze’s CQS Directional Opportunities fund
Michael Hintze's CQS Directional Opportunities Fund generated a 17.4 percent return. Institutional Investor reports that "According to investor sources, the credit fund benefited from a combination of long and short "idiosyncratic" selections as well as from general credit spread tightening."
David Tepper’s Palomino fund
David Tepper's Palomino fund was up 14 percent in the first half of the year.
Lee Ainslie’s Maverick fund
Lee Ainslie's Maverick fund is up 15.10 percent.