Recap of Oct. 6, 2009 Hedgeworld panel on “Pitching Investors”
Hedge funds attracting more institutions, fewer private investors.
– Process-driven investing, regulatory burdon, method of access all lead to a level of sophistication for direct investing or through FOFs.
As if everyone’s database wasn’t already in tatters. Today comes news of the expected consolidation wave that will roll-up the Swiss FOF industry. In an article in Hedgeworld/Reuters, Martin de Sa’Pinto commented that the “you can get there from here” nature of the compensation structure will compell FOFs into one another’s arms. … Read more »
Highlights from this year’s DB alternative investment survey.
I pulled out a couple excerpts below from an obvious but informative piece that recently came across the transom. the email from Hedgeworld hit my inbox as I was hanging up with a Geneva based investor member. A fund of fund that creates portfolios for private banks he felt like he was doing all the… Read more »