New Funds Update: Is Bigger Still Better?

Investors have long flocked to the perceived safety of brand names, but the trend may be reversing.


To look at 2015’s new hedge fund launches and those planned for the coming months, it’s clear that bigger is still better. The impact of the financial crisis, which sent so many investors flocking to the safety of large, established managers, has endured despite improving economic conditions and evidence that smaller hedge funds produce better returns.

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