UCITS hedge funds need to perform better, says private client firm
Wed Jan 26, 2011
Investor profile: Smith & Williamson
UCITS hedge funds need to improve their performance to
become a viable alternative to their offshore counterparts,
according to Charles Gowlland from Smith & Williamson in
Charles Gowlland from Smith & Williamson
Gowlland, director of investment management for the private
client division of financial services firm Smith &
Williamson, says every client has a certain set of needs and it
does not recommend investments by fund structure. The private
client arm of S&W represents the interests of family
offices and high-net-worth individuals.
Gowlland adds: "UCITS are perceived to be safe because they
are liquid, transparent, regulated and onshore....
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
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