In the week ending 27 May, 2016, it was reported that listed hedge funds in the UK have been “decimated” by investor outflows and fund closures since the financial crisis while in general ETF assets are continuing to grow as more investors recognise a more efficient, low cost and transparent way of investing. UCITS sales also dropped sharply in Q1, data from Efama showed.
Tony James has predicted that hedge funds could lose as much as 25% of their current $2.9tln assets in the next year
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