The Wall Street Journal has listed Michael Hintze among five "2012 All-Stars" in the hedge fund industry, saying:
They are the few. The proud. The hedge-fund managers making a killing this year…
The big gains, as reported by fund investors and people familiar with the firms, come as most hedge funds struggle for the fourth year in a row, the longest period of under-performance since 1995 to 1998.
Read the article (subscription required): “Hedge Funds Belt Few Home Runs” - The Wall Street Journal