Investors expect the hedge fund industry to grow beyond its
pre-crisis peak this year, with global macro and event-driven
funds in line to benefit most, according to a survey undertaken
by Credit Suisse’s prime services business.
The firm polled hedge fund investors including pension
funds, consultants, family offices and funds of funds, which
between them represent around $1 trillion in hedge fund
The results follow those of a hedge fund manager survey
announced by Credit Suisse last month. Taken together, the
results of the two surveys suggest some similar thinking
between allocators and managers.
Investors estimate that the hedge fund industry will