Rating Asia’s Best Researchers

Hedge funds are a growing factor in Asian markets. Here are the sell-side analysts the funds rely on for money-making ideas.

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Seeking markets that are short on information — and efficiency — but long on profit opportunities, hedge funds are increasingly turning their attention to Asia. Assets of hedge funds specializing in Asian investments have grown to an estimated $52 billion as of mid-year 2005, up almost 16 percent from the beginning of the year, according to Eurekahedge, a Singapore-based hedge fund information firm.

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