KEYWORDS: assets under management, AUM, compensation, counterparty risk, Eurozone, fees, global financial crisis, hedge fund infrastructure, hedge fund investor, Hedge Fund Managers, Hedge Fund Regulation, hedge funds, infrastructure, Institutional Investors, liquidity risk, redemption terms, Survey, transparency
Ratan Engineer, Arthur Tully
Ernst & Young
This year’s survey includes responses from 100 of the largest hedge fund managers in the world and 50 major institutional investors with more than US$715 billion in assets (US$190 billion of which is allocated to hedge funds).
We asked them about manager selection, headcount, infrastructure, outsourcing, regulation and reporting, compensation, fees and expenses and the future of the hedge fund industry. Here are some of our key findings: