Institutional Investors

Nordic investors plan to increase allocation to hedge funds

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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