Risk, returns and regulation were the three over-riding
themes dominating the debate among hedge fund industry leaders
this year as they came together for the annual two-day
EuroHedge Summit in Paris last week.
Held at its traditional setting of Palais de la Bourse in
the heart of a wintry and unsettled French capital on May
21-23, the 10th EuroHedge Summit brought together 750 leading
figures from the global hedge fund community and the broader
finance industry at a time of major changes and challenges
across the financial, economic, political and social
Under the title of 'Strategies for a Complex
World’, a high-level audience heard keynote
speeches from The Children’s Investment Fund
founder Chris Hohn, Toscafund chief Martin Hughes and Balysany
Asset Management founding partner Taylor O’Malley
– as well as a series of panel discussions covering a
wide range of strategy, industry and business issues.
The mood of...