Future face of funds of funds

Tue May 3, 2011

“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change” Charles Darwin

Illustration: Barry Falls

The global fund of hedge funds industry gathered together at the Harmonie Club in New York on 10 March to take stock and exchange views of where their industry was going in the wake of the chaos of the last two years.

With some $700 billion in hedge fund assets under management, the global fund of hedge funds industry is still a force to be reckoned with, as will be revealed in this two-part series designed to share the discussions held in New York that helped to sort the myths from the reality in the hedge fund investing arena.

Most of the press is too general with its negative comments and not able to differentiate between the good, the bad and the ugly, making marketing of FoHFs that much harder. Especially at a time when more investors have started to invest in hedge funds directly and, via their...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H

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