Hedge funds are no longer just an option for investors, but
a 'must-have’. That seemed to be conclusion of an
institutional investor panel called "Have it your way: The
evolving expectations of institutional investors" held at the
recent Absolute Return Symposium in New York.
The panel, which was moderated by Amal Robleh, Absolute
Return’s research editor, discussed how the
industry has changed since the early days. According to David
Katz, president and chief operating office of Larch Lane
Advisors, the decision-making process of institutional
investors has transformed.
Before it was a case of whether or not institutional
investors should allocate to hedge...