Global Hedge Fund Survey 2016: A look at the findings

A look at the findings

This survey report is a unique view into the competitive hedge fund landscape.


National Sector Leader, Wealth Management

KPMG Australia


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KPMG partnered with AIMA and MFA to find out how hedge fund managers around the world are responding, where they are investing and how they expect technology to create competitive advantage going forward.

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This report reflects the views of more than 100 hedge fund managers representing approximately US$300 billion of assets under management (AUM).

Around half of our respondents represent funds with head offices based in North America while 28 percent report head office locations in the UK and 6 percent in wider Europe. Thirteen percent are based in Asia Pacific.

This report also benefited from a series of structured one-on-one interviews with leading hedge fund managers and firm executives who provided deeper insight into the technology challenges and opportunities faced by the sector. Surveys were conducted online between March 2016 and May 2016, while the structured interviews were conducted between July 2016 and August 2016.

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