What Does This High Profile Resignation Mean For Goldman Sachs’s Top Institutional Shareholders?

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) has lost the talents of a senior banker in the Middle East, following news of Khaled Eldabag’s resignation, which came from anonymous sources as the news had not yet been made public. Eldabag has handled some of Goldman’s largest Middle Eastern clients, such as the Abu Dhabi investment fund Mubadala. Goldman topped the rankings for announced M&A transactions in the Middle East, with deals worth $5.9 billion in 2012, according to Reuters data. The bank declined to comment on the matter.

These institutional firms indicated owning shares of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) in Q1 2013. They reported owning a total of 4.656 million shares on 03/31/2013. The shares closed at $147.15 on 03/31/2013.

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Here are the ten largest positions in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. at the end of March 31st, 2013.

Acadian Asset Management LLC held 792,175 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $116,568,546. This brought the portfolio total to 0.79%.

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC held 761,918 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $112,116,229. This brought the portfolio total to 0.37%.

Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC held 733,630 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $108,459,857. This brought the portfolio total to 2.54%.

Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. held 353,080 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $51,955,720. This brought the portfolio total to 1.01%.

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. held 325,297 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $47,867,452. This brought the portfolio total to 0.43%.

Marathon Asset Management LLP held 293,104 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $43,332,494. This brought the portfolio total to 1.09%.

British Columbia Investment Management Corp. held 249,944 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $36,951,720. This brought the portfolio total to 0.42%.

Cacti Asset Management LLC held 154,283 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $22,809,198. This brought the portfolio total to 4.7%.

Shell Asset Management Co. held 134,986 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $19,956,330. This brought the portfolio total to 15.09%.

Employees Retirement System of Texas held 117,000 shares on 03/31/2013 worth $17,216,549. This brought the portfolio total to 0.23%.

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