Outflow Update – HNWs on the way out – N.A. Institutions Hanging Tough Apr20

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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 »

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 »