How Tiger Global Delivered Big in 2018
JUUL and short positions helped the Tiger Cub score nearly 14 percent gains, despite suffering sharp losses late in the year.
Private investments played an outsized role in Tiger Global Management’s strong returns last year.
The firm’s long-short fund — Tiger Global Investments — posted a 13.6 percent net gain in 2018, according to client letters obtained by Institutional Investor.
The fund made all of its money from short positions and private investments, the documents stated.