PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Overview

Perceptive Advisors Llc is a hedge fund that manages 2.4 BN dollars in regulatory AUM and has 13 employees, of which 7 perform investment advisory functions.

The manager's has disclosed holdings from 12/31/01 to 09/30/16. The fund's latest filing disclosed 2BN in positions, representing 62% of the manager's regulatory AUM.

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PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Since Last Filing Return Details

Ticker Size Sector Stock Move StockAlpha Attribution Days to Liquidate Trade Crowdedness
SRPT 13.75% Health -46.82% -5.53% 1 6%
NBIX 8.27% Health -14.63% -0.49% 2 6%
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PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Founders and Key Employees

Name Title In Position Since
Joseph E. Edelman Ceo December-2000
James H. Mannix Chief Compliance Officer December-2006
Peter W. Fierro Cfo July-2007

PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Brokers, Custodians, Auditors and Administrators

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PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Investment Strategy

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The Perceptive Life Sciences Funds

The Advisor’s strategy is to invest in the equities of growth healthcare companies and value plays, with an emphasis on biotechnology. The Advisor’s philosophy is that the most critical element in achieving superior investment returns is to maintain an unbiased view of fundamental company news without regard to our current or past investment position in the stock, or its price history. By acknowledging inherent uncertainty, only then can we make objective real time investment decisions. In the Advisor’s view, investment decision biases are the single greatest impediment to generating positive investment returns. The Advisor’s portfolio manager, Joseph Edelman, and his team of analysts use their substantial scientific, technical and investment expertise to identify opportunities to exploit relative value disparities and inefficiencies that exist on both t...
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PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Location

499 PARK AVE
25TH FLR
NEW YORK, New York
UNITED STATES, 10022

PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS Contact Information

Phone Number: 646-205-5300
Fax Number: 646-205-5301
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