There is a buzz around the launch of certain UCITS hedge funds,
according to Pascal Botteron, global head of hedge and mutual
fund investment group for Deutsche Bank Private Wealth
Pascal Botteron from Deutsche Bank Private Wealth
Many investors have contacted Botteron's group about the
UCITS hedge fund launches of John Paulson (
see earlier story here) and Barton Biggs' funds (
see earlier story here).
He adds: "There has been a good reception from investors to
the launch of UCITS hedge funds. Investors like their
attractive liquidity, small minimum investment size and their
risk/return profiles. For banks, it is easier to position these
absolute return products to their clients because their
regulated nature allows them to market to a...