Hedge Funds

UBS report says hedge fund inflows may slow


Poor performance for the broader hedge fund sector may cause the rate of pension-fund inflows to slow going forward. That's according to a UBS study released this week that said that only about 1% of pension fund money is currently targeted at hedge funds.

The report went on to say, however, that poorer performance of late from hedge funds was unlikely to spur mass redemptions. In fact, the study suggested that inflows from pension flows would continue to increase, even as the rate of that increase slowed somewhat.

The UBS study also predicted that interest in alternative investments would