DB plan sponsors hedging their bets on hedge funds

Butler, Kelley M.
May 2006
Employee Benefit News;May2006, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p55
Highlights the findings of a study conducted by Bank of New York and consulting firm Casey, Quirck & Acito, which predicted an increase in the number of U.S. institutional investors who will take their chances into hedge funds by 2008. Factors which have forced pension funds to reassess their investment policies; Employers which already have a sizeable amount of pension assets riding on hedge funds; Reason institutional investors are lured by hedge funds. INSET: The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Hedge Funds.


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