Hedge Fund/Private Equity Firms

Palm Beach County offers the perfect climate for Hedge Fund and Private Equity firms.

  • No state personal income tax or estate tax
  • No corporate income tax on limited partnerships
  • No corporate income tax on subchapter S-corporations
  • No state-level property tax
  • Educated workforce, with access to Florida Atlantic University’s Bloomberg Terminal Internship Program students, as well as Bloomberg® terminals and industry experts
  • Abundant supply of affordable Class A office space with water views
  • Convenient direct flights from Palm Beach International Airport to New York, Chicago, Boston, and Hartford
  • Easy access to Latin and Caribbean markets
  • World-class lifestyle
  • Top-rated public and private schools
  • Wide array of homes in safe neighborhoods


Over 300 Hedge Funds and Private Equity Firms Already Call South Florida Home. Here are just a few:

Abbot Downing
Addison Capital Partners
Affiliated Managers Group
AM Global Core Fund
III Capital Management
Capital Asset Management Group
Chilton Trust Company
Comvest Partners
Directional Research & Trading, Inc.
DRB Capital
Fortress Investment Group
GenSpring Family Offices
Govic Capital
Grey Value Management, LLC
HedgeCo Securities
Impala Asset Management
Janus Capital Group
Lighthouse Partners
Otter Creek Management
Palm Beach Capital
Paul Tudor Jones
Priderock Capital Partners
SandPointe, LLC
SkyBridge Capital
Sun Capital Partners, Inc.
Voloridge Investment Management
Wexford Capital

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Red Carpet Services Offered by the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

  • Site inventory and escorted tours of available class A office space with ocean views, personally conducted by our relocation and expansion staff.
  • Private tours of public and private K-20 schools with headmasters and university presidents.
  • Tours of family friendly neighborhoods.
  • Information on grants, assistance, and financial incentives available through the State of Florida, Palm Beach County, and our 38 municipalities.
  • Assistance in finding quality workforce.
  • Introductions to elected officials and local business leaders including city and county commissioners, city mayors, county mayor, and delegates from Governor Rick Scott's office.
  • Review of available housing and cost of living data.
  • Demographics and labor market information.
  • Introductions to professional service providers such as: banks, law firms, employment agencies, and accounting firms.
  • Technical presentations tailored to company's specific location requirements.
  • Private introductions to philanthropic organizations, and art and cultural societies, based on your interests.


Where can you get more information?




Gary Hines
Senior Vice President, Administration
Business Development Board of Palm Beach County
ghines@bdb.org | 561.835.1008