Sunday Times Richest 25 British Hedge Fund Managers

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There are 61 hedge fund managers, worth £75m or more, in the list of Britain’s richest 1,000 people to be published on Sunday.

Alan Howard, who heads Brevan Howard, is Britain’s richest hedge fund manager, with a personal fortune of £1.5 billion, according to the 25th annual Sunday Times Rich List – the definitive guide to wealth in Britain and Ireland – to be published on April 21.

Ranked 48= overall in the 2013 Sunday Times Rich List, Howard retains his place among the country’s 50 richest people.

The wealthiest new entrant to The Sunday Times Hedge Fund Rich List for 2013 is Michael Cohen, worth £300m, who was head of Och-Ziff Capital Management until last month.

Here's the top 25:

1. Alan Howard, Brevan Howard 2013 wealth
£1,500m (2012 wealth £1,400m)

2. Alexander Knaster, Pamplona Capital Management
£1,095m (£890m)

3. Michael Platt, BlueCrest Capital
£950m (£650m)

4. Michael Hintze, CQS
£900m (£580m)

5. David Harding, Winton Capital
£700m (£800m)

6. Crispin Odey and Nichola Pease, Odey Asset Management
£450m (£455m)

7. Martin Hughes, Toscafund
£375m (£250m)

8. Sir John Beckwith, Rivercrest Capital
£350m (£350m)

9. Yan Huo, Capula Investment Management
£330m (£200m)

10=. (new) Michael Cohen, Och-Ziff Capital Management
£300m

10=. Andy Hall, Astenbeck Capital Management
£300m (£260m)

10=. Steven Heinz, Lansdowne Partners
£300m (£270m)

10=. Sir Paul Ruddock, Lansdowne Partners
£300m (£270m)

14. (new) Osman Murgian, Winton Capital
£286m

15. (new) Ewan Kirk, Cantab Capital Partners
£280m

16=. Paul Marshall, Marshall Wace
£275m (£315m)

16=. Ian Wace, Marshall Wace
£275m (£315m)

18. Greg Coffey, GC Macro Fund
£260m (£260m)

19. Chris Levett, Clive Capital
£250m (£250m)

20. Pierre Lagrange, Man Group
£240m (£224m)

21. Chris Rokos, Brevan Howard
£230m (£230m)

22. Jeremy Hosking, Marathon Asset Management
£220m (£230m)

23=. William Arah, Marathon Asset Management
£200m (£230m)

23=. Neil Ostrer, Marathon Asset Management
£200m (£230m)

25. Jonathan Green, GLG
£190m (£190m)

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