Some good, if not surprising, news from Pension Funds. Picked up this green shoot from Hedgeworld yesterday. Asset/Liabilities are all out of whack …disturbingly so, in fact…plans have to generate returns. What this article doesn’t state is that the large institutional investors will likely continue to invest through fund of funds or the largest HFs…. Read more »
I have been a flurry of press commentary on the accelerated development of the secondary market for hedge fund interests. Since we started Hedge Connection, this has been a sleepy subdivision in Hedge Fund land with HedgeBay driving most of the interest and attention. However, the neighborhood is certainly changing with new entrants – from start-ups… Read more »
Doing a round of spring cleaning and came across some blog posts that I had saved to publish later. If they are relevant then I will post. This one is, so I will. Reuters Summit: New Opportunity for Would-Be Hedge Fund Investors Reuters Subscription required More news from the Reuters… Read more »
From today’s FT. HNW continue to flee hedge funds leaving an industry that is “more North American and more institutional.” Selected excerpts: “Rich Europeans, who were the first to invest in hedge funds and once comprised the majority of investors, have been the first to exit in the downturn, according to a… Read more »
Cap-intro starting to show signs of life.