Hedge Funds

The three 'Rs' dominate the debate at EuroHedge Summit


Chris Hohn: "The hedge fund industry is doing a disservice to itself by putting risk before return."

Risk, returns and regulation were the three over-riding themes dominating the debate among hedge fund industry leaders this year as they came together for the annual two-day EuroHedge Summit in Paris last week.

Held at its traditional setting of Palais de la Bourse in the heart of a wintry and unsettled French capital on May 21-23, the 10th EuroHedge Summit brought together 750 leading figures from the global hedge fund community and the broader finance industry at a time of major changes and challenges across the financial, economic, political and social spheres.

Under the title of ‘Strategies for