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Guest Post: Ron Suber is senior partner and head of global sales and marketing for Merlin Securities, a leading prime brokerage services and technology provider for hedge funds and managed account platforms. The following was published on FINalternatives and is based on a presentation by Ron Suber at Hedge Funds: Getting to [...]
Latest intelligence from CS Tremont – strong peformance, assets coming in
Hedge Funds: More money coming in than out for the first time in a while.
Goldman CFO calls bottom of redemptions.
I recently attended a hedge fund conference. In a sign of the times the format was a half day and presented in an austere, no frills environment…coincidentally the same room where I was married but that is a subject for another day.
From today’s FT.
HNW continue to flee hedge funds leaving an industry that is “more North American and more institutional.”
“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 study out Monday.
High net worth individuals [...]
Highlights from this year’s DB alternative investment survey.
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 over business viability
- limited [...]
Morgan Stanley offers its forecast on the hedge fund AUM trajectory. From Hedgeworld.
Hedge Fund Assets Seen Down 37% in ‘09: Analyst
Monday, January 26, 2009
NEW YORK (Reuters)—Tough times may not be over for a hedge fund business that suffered big losses and saw total assets shrink by about a third last year, a leading analyst [...]