Over the past five years, Scandinavian fund
managers have significantly outperformed the European average.
Neil Wilson looks at how the various types of strategies have
There is certainly no shortage of hedge funds managed in the
Nordic region with an outstanding trading record in recent
years, and many investors have been more than satisfied with
the managers they have chosen around the region. But for the
first time here, we are able to present some statistical
analysis which provides empirical data that adds significant
backing to this anecdotal evidence.
As the charts presented here clearly demonstrate,
Scandinavian hedge funds have on average massively outperformed
the European equity market over the past five years - by a
margin of close to 50%. They have also significantly
outperformed the European hedge fund universe as a whole.
"Scandinavian hedge funds have on average outperformed the
European equity market over the past five years...