Barry Cohen, features and special reports editor, and Neil
Wilson, managing editor, HedgeFund Intelligence
If the key challenge for many hedge funds in 2008 was
largely a matter of survival, 2009 can be characterised as an
impressive comeback for the industry. This encouraging outcome
has put paid to the doomsayers who predicted that the global
financial crisis would result in a terminal decline for the
previously high-flying industry.
And, as our data reveals, hedge fund managers last year
regained most of the ground that was surrendered during the
turmoil of 2008. The full...