Gottex Fund Management, a fund of hedge funds manager with over
$8 billion in assets under management, is looking to grow its
Asia Pacific fund to capture the rapid growth of the region.
Global institutional investors are still significantly
under-allocated on Asia but the situation is steadily being
addressed, according to Max Gottschalk, the firm's Asia head,
who relocated to Hong Kong early this year from Europe. "Many
global institutions investing in hedge funds are looking to
increase their allocations to Asian hedge funds and that is
exactly what has been happening since the beginning of the year
where we have seen allocations from some of the biggest pension
and sovereign institutions."...