Opinion

Will Asia deliver the next generation of global hedge fund brands?

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September always brings renewed vigour to the Asian hedge fund industry

By Aradhna Dayal

null It is the start of the conference and cap intro events season that lasts through the end of the year, and sees hedge fund managers put away their sailing gear and get glued to their screens again.

Alongside this, one thing that struck me on my recent travels in the region is that, talks of a global double dip notwithstanding, major Asian cities are seeing nothing short of an economic boom. There is an amazing degree of wealth creation, strong disposable incomes, robust consumerism and increasingly sophisticated risk taking