Hedge Funds

Secure long-term investing is key to Larch Lane's seeding success


US-based group set to launch Alpha Evolution Fund to offer institutional investors liquid access to emerging managers

By Claire Makin

Mark Jurish, chief executive of Larch Lane Advisors, has a message for institutional investors looking to participate in the growth of the hedge fund industry. It is that seeding is a great option. To him, the reason is clear: seed investing may offer returns that are better than industry averages because investors hope to benefit from asset growth as well as performance. "It is common knowledge that fees are high. As a seed investor, you have the potential to earn a part of the fee back," he says.

Mark Jurish

Not that Jurish thinks