Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Oct 7 2011 | 11:53am ET
Ping Capital's streak of triple-digit performance is now at serious risk.
The New York-based firm, founded by former SAC Capital Advisors trader Ping Jiang, plummeted 19.1% last month, Dealbreaker.com reports. The firm's Exceptional Value Fund is now down 12.63% on the year—it was once up as much as 13.8% this year,
Ping has enjoyed rather exceptional returns over the past two years, rising 193% in 2009 and 105% last year.
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