Skeptics Weigh in on PE/Hedgie Convergence

Lewis, Janet
August 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;8/15/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 32, p10
Trade Publication
Focuses on the purchase by private equity firm Summit Partners of the stake in hedge fund Coast Asset Management LLC in the U.S. Belief of some observers that the deal is yet another sign of the growing convergence between private equity and hedge funds; Advantages of the convergence, such as technology and compliance expenses; Opinion of several industry executives regarding the disadvantage of the convergence concept.


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