Connecticut: A hedge fund hub
Connecticut has one of the largest hedge fund hubs in the U.S. But the industry’s growth in the state has stagnated in the past few years.
▶ Hedge fund managers: 211, third most among states after New York (1,284) and California (537)
▶ Total assets under management: $384 billion
▶ Largest hedge funds: Bridgewater Associates, Westport, $162 billion; AQR Capital, Greenwich, $118 billion; Viking Global Investors, Greenwich, $25 billion