Return of Tim Barakett Highlights Rich List Turnover Since 2008

Tim Barakett’s return to the headlines, even if not necessarily in a hedge fund position, is a reminder just how much turnover the industry has seen since Barakett appeared in the 2008 Rich List.

Tim Barakett — once a high-flying staple of the mid-2000s Rich List ranking — is back in the news. His return is a reminder of the period of the hedge fund industry’s fleeting stars — those managers on the 2008 Rich List who made a fortune in the years before the financial crisis and many of whom were then crushed by it.


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