Introduction

Thu Apr 23, 2009



Barry Cohen, features and special reports editor, and Neil Wilson, editorial director, HedgeFund Intelligence

After coping remarkably well with the challenges of 2007, the global hedge fund industry faced an extraordinarily difficult year in 2008. Tumultuous market conditions, resulting from the devastating impact of the worldwide credit crunch, meant that hedge fund managers were forced to devise survival strategies in order to cope with the most difficult environment in the history of the industry.

According to the estimates compiled by HedgeFund Intelligence, the stark figures illustrate the current state of the industry. By the end of 2008,...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H

TAKE A FREE TRIAL

This content is only available to HedgeFund Intelligence active subscribers and trialists.

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

Subscribe

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