Tue, Oct 6, 2015
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Industry Updates

ML Capital survey reveals continued allocations to Global Emerging strategies UCITS

Monday, April 08, 2013
Opalesque Industry Update - ML Capital has surveyed a diverse range of 49 investors who collectively manage over $85 billion and today invest upwards of $19 billion into Alternative UCITS for their second quarter of 2013 survey.

Major Findings include:

Solid Growth Expected, Underpinned by Strong Emerging Markets - "10 consecutive quarters of increased allocations to Global Emerging strategies" and "98% to hold or increase allocations to Global Long/Short"

Majority of Investors Opt for Global Strategies - "65% of all investors to increase allocations to Global Emerging Markets" and "51% of all investors looking to increase allocations to Global Long/Short"

Japanese Revival; 93% of Investors Show Faith in Asia's 2nd Largest Economy - "Polar change in investor sentiment as they find value in the resurgent economy" and "Government stimulus and consumer spending are driving recovery"

Investors are Slow to React as CTAs Post Strongest Returns - "Investor appetite wains despite the strongest period for CTAs in the past 5 years" and "Many quant investors still believe in further gains for CTAs and Systematics in 2013"

Press release


What do you think?

   Use "anonymous" as my name    |   Alert me via email on new comments   |   
Today's Exclusives Today's Other Voices More Exclusives
Previous Opalesque Exclusives                                  
More Other Voices
Previous Other Voices                                               
Access Alternative Market Briefing

  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Performance - Hedge fund moguls Einhorn, Loeb, Rosenstein lose money in September, Risky strategy sinks small hedge fund[more]

    Hedge fund moguls Einhorn, Loeb, Rosenstein lose money in September From Reuters.com: Billionaire stock pickers David Einhorn, Daniel Loeb and Barry Rosenstein on Wednesday told their wealthy investors they lost money in September as market turmoil inflicted more pain on some of America'

  2. Opalesque Exclusive: IRAs represent billions of untapped capital for hedge funds[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Retirement accounts might not be the first source that comes to mind for those looking to raise funds, but they may represent billions of untapped capital. Unlike traditional retirement accounts,

  3. Opalesque TV: One way to access market hedge funds in the EU under the AIFMD radar[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: While the Cayman Islands, the US and Hong Kong await the pan-European marketing passport to be extended to alternative investment fund

  4. U.S. hedge funds prepare for worst finish this year since 2008[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: U.S.-focused hedge funds are preparing for their worst year since the 2008 global financial crisis, following a series of letdown including the market sell-off in August and the sell-off in healthcare and biotechnology sectors last month, reported

  5. Vilas’ equity long bias hedge fund generates market-beating results[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: The Vilas Fund, an equity long bias fund managed by Chicago, Illinois-based Vilas Capital Management, posted five-year annualized returns, net of fees, of 23.47% vs. 15.87% for the S&P 500 Index, including divid