Founded in 1981, Halcyon Asset Management LLC and its affiliates (“Halcyon”) constitute a global investment firm with approximately $13 billion in AUM. Of that $13 billion, approximately $6.3 billion is in hedge funds and approximately $6.7 billion is in bank loan strategies.
Halcyon Asset Management LLC is privately owned by 16 partners who average 14 years of experience with the firm. With offices in New York and London, Halcyon employs approximately 115 in total staff, approximately 50 of whom are investment professionals.
Halcyon’s mission is to provide its investors with excellent risk-adjusted performance, minimizing drawdowns and limiting volatility as well as market correlation. Halcyon produces alpha by dynamic strategy allocation, by individual investment selection, and by evolving its strategies as the economic landscape changes. Halcyon has institutionalized investment, research, and risk management processes across its strategies. Emphasizing rigor, intellectual honesty, and extensive due diligence, these processes are designed to evolve so that Halcyon always has leading capabilities in sourcing, execution, ongoing position management, and portfolio construction.
Halcyon is committed to industry best practices, offering world-class, institutional-grade operations, compliance, client service, and information technology. The firm has been registered with the SEC since 1997 and is authorized by the FCA.
Halcyon’s multi-strategy hedge funds invest dynamically across merger, credit, and special situations strategies, primarily in North America and Western Europe. Halcyon also manages specialized strategies focused on stressed/distressed and undervalued asset-backed securities and on senior secured bank loans.