Get Ready to Update the Database…Again May27

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  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 »

What happens when 30% of 50% goes away? Mar11

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While hard data on the hedge fund industry is hard to come by, it is commonly understood that 50% of single manager money comes from FOFs. According to Hedgeworld, 30% of that 50% is gone, with significant implications for raising new capital. To name a few: – consolidating positions – knock-on redemptions – legitimate concern… Read more »