Women in Alternative Investments: Building Momentum in 2013 and Beyond (Rothstein Kass)

January 2013

KEYWORDS: hedge funds, women in alternative investments, Hedge Fund Research, Liquidity, alternative fund managers, venture capital, JOBS Act, hedge fund investor, Private Equity, Fund of Funds, commodity trading advisor, CTA, women and minority owned investment companies, Illinois, New York, Maryland, Connecticut Horizon Fund, pensions, Laborers’ & Retirement Board Employees’ Annuity & Benefit Fund of Chicago, Maryland State Retirement and Pension System, risk management, California, CalPERS, CalSTRS, assets under management, AUM, portfolio diversification, Survey, Institutional Investors, Public Pension, chief investment officer, general partner, index, Rothstein Kass, absolute return, fundraising, Sovereign Wealth Funds, family office, Private Pension, foundations, endowments, Hedge Fund Regulation, regulatory compliance, SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission, Dodd-Frank Act

Authors:

Meredith Jones

Organizations:
  • Rothstein Kass

Summary:

The report includes a survey of 366 senior women in hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity, and venture capital, as well as service providers to and investors in alternative investments. It focuses on the trends and opportunities for women in the industry, and proprietary performance analysis of women-owned or managed funds.

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