Hedge Funds

Newer funds more transparent, Aksia finds

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A survey of institutional brand hedge funds conducted by consulting firm Aksia has found a generational shift in industry transparency, with 26% of funds less than two years old providing full portfolio disclosure.

This figure differs greatly from hedge funds that are more than 10 years old, of which only 9% provide full transparency. Transparency over the last 10-plus years has been a concern of institutional investors who have increasingly expected some level of position disclosure from their underlying hedge fund managers. It turns out that more than half of managers surveyed (54%) now send position-level data to