Top Hedge Fund Managers Earn Average Of $1 Billion Each

Apr 1 2010 | 9:59am ET

The salad days of huge hedge fund manager earnings returned last year, with the top 25 managers earning an average of more than $1 billion apiece.

Appaloosa Management's David Tepper earned $4 billion last year, heading a list of 25 men who earned a collection $25.3 billion. Appaloosa, which manages $12 billion, soared 130% in 2009.


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