Bigger doesn’t always mean better, but in the case of hedge funds, it might, as large and well-known hedge funds are considering taking cash and business from smaller and newer investors through initial public offerings, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Firms such as Fortress Investment Group, Farallon Capital Management, D.E. Shaw and Citadel Investment Group all manage assets between $13 billion and $31 billion each. All of the firms had less than $10 billion three years ago.

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