Joseph Edelman’s Perceptive Bounces Back With Strong First Quarter

The life sciences specialist is back up after losing 8.3 percent last year.

Joseph Edelman (Chris Goodney/Bloomberg)

Joseph Edelman

(Chris Goodney/Bloomberg)

Joseph Edelman’s Perceptive Advisors is off to a strong start this year, easily surpassing its main hedge fund’s high water mark.

The $4.2 billion firm’s Perceptive Life Sciences Offshore Fund was up by more than 15 percent in the first quarter, according to HSBC.

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