Canyon Capital Advisors

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Canyon Partners
Industry Investment Management
Founded 1990, by Joshua Friedman and Mitchell Julis
Headquarters Los Angeles, CA, U.S.
Area served
AUM $23 Billion[1]

Canyon Partners is an employee-owned hedge fund founded by Joshua S. Friedman and Mitchell R. Julis in 1990 located in Los Angeles, California.[2][3]

Canyon Partners is a multi-strategy hedge fund and invests across asset classes ranging from bank debt, high yield and distressed securities, securitized assets, direct investments, convertible arbitrage, risk arbitrage, equities and special situation securities.[4]

As of January 2015, assets were approximately $23 billion.[5] In the 2011 Hedge Fund Journal's 50 Largest US Hedge Fund Managers, Canyon Capital Advisors ranked 20.[citation needed] In 2015, Institutional Investor/Alpha magazine gave Canyon an A grade and the #10 ranking among hedge funds worldwide.[6]


  1. ^ "Canyon Partners". 
  2. ^ The 50 Largest US Hedge Fund Managers. Hedge Fund Journal. Retrieved Apr 2010.
  3. ^ "Canyon Capital Advisors Company Profile". LinkedIn. Retrieved 2010-04-22. 
  4. ^ "Welcome to Canyon Capital Advisors". Retrieved 2010-04-22. 
  5. ^ "Canyon Partners". 
  6. ^ Taub, Stephen. "The Hedge Fund Report Card" (PDF). Institutional Investor's Alpha. Retrieved 4 March 2016. 

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