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The past year has been mixed for alternative funds. In the hedge fund space, industry assets under management increased by $70 billion to $3.22 trillion, despite lackluster overall returns and noisy withdrawals by certain institutional investors. In the private equity space, industry assets under management grew 4.2 percent to $2.49 trillion, and 8,975 new funds were launched. Regulatory requirements and investor preference for established managers have increased barriers to entry in both sectors. Meanwhile, competition…
In a recent interview with Private Funds Management, partners Stephanie Breslow, Omoz Osayimwese, Phyllis Schwartz and Joseph Smith discuss fund agreements between LPs and GPs, which are under constant scrutiny. The partners discuss recent changes, co-investment rights and key terms that are crucial in the current market. Click here to read the interview.…
Hedge fund managers are thinking about succession planning earlier on than they used to, and they want to have clear plans in place as part of the drive to become more institutionally palatable — and sometimes to help facilitate strategic deals. Click here to read this article, in which The Hedge Fund Journal talks to SRZ partners Stephanie R. Breslow, Jennifer Dunn, Steven J. Fredman, Jason S. Kaplan and David Nissenbaum about…
Hedge fund managers are thinking about succession planning earlier on than they used to, and they want to have clear plans in place as part of the drive to become more institutionally palatable — and sometimes to help facilitate strategic deals. Click here to read this article, in which The Hedge Fund Journal talks to SRZ partners Stephanie R. Breslow, Jennifer Dunn, Steven J. Fredman, Jason S. Kaplan and David Nissenbaum about…
A variety of hedge fund strategies invite investors to participate in co-investments, which are becoming popular partly by default because side pockets are less acceptable. Click here to read this article, in which The Hedge Fund Journal talks to SRZ partners Stephanie R. Breslow, David J. Efron, Steven J. Fredman, Daniel F. Hunter and Jason S. Kaplan about key considerations for hedge fund managers thinking about succession planning.…