Global macro and systematic/volatility strategies are likely
to attract more than half of the $80 billion new flows
projected to reach the hedge fund industry this year, according
to a report from Barclays Capital's Prime Services.
In a report by its capital solutions group, Barclays says
this is a direct result of what happened in 2011 and it warns
that equity hedge funds could see a massive reallocation that
could result in a completely drying up of new inflows into
those funds during the year.
BarCap estimated that...