A new survey by Barclays Capital suggests that hedge fund
managers and investors are increasingly optimistic for the
industry in 2011. It showed bullish expectations for returns
and allocations, as well as anticipation of increased hiring
and an uptick in new launches.
The survey was conducted at BarCap's inaugural Hedge Fund
Symposium in New York. Respondents included 275 investors,
representing combined hedge fund assets of $880 billion, and
200 hedge fund managers running $225 billion...