Institutional Investors

Nordic investors plan to increase allocation to hedge funds


Nordic investors are planning to increase their allocations to hedge funds, according to the latest SEB Enskilda Nordic Hedge Fund Investor Survey. In fact, 32% of the investors surveyed are expecting to increase their allocation to hedge funds and most of the investors have not reached their maximum potential allocations.

Last year, 14% of the respondents expected to decrease their allocations, whereas for 2011 only 2% expect to decrease their allocation to hedge funds. The respondents of the latest SEB survey, 60% of which are Swedish, represent $600 billion in assets and the