GAO findings: HFs meeting pension expectations despite losses

Wed Mar 21, 2012

Read more:

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) in the US recently issued a report on the reliance of pension funds on hedge fund and private equity investments, finding that both portfolio types met plan representatives expectations in recent years.

That being the case, a number of plans experienced losses and other challenges such as limited liquidity and transparency. A number of plan representatives disclosed peak annual hedge fund losses in 2008 or 2009 ranging from about 12% to about 25%.

Most of the 22...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H


The full contents of this article are available to active InvestHedge subscribers and trialists only.

To continue reading please,
take a free trialsubscribe or log in to InvestHedge.


Subscribers have unlimited access to all current content, including fund performance Live League Tables. Start your subscription today - click on the button below.

Subscribe now

Popular Searches on HFI