Large Dollar Inflow Stresses Industry

The worldwide demand for hedge funds has reached unprecedented levels and is beginning to stress the industry, according to George P. Van, Chairman of Van Hedge Fund Advisors International, Inc. (VAN) a leading hedge fund investment advisory firm. “Notwithstanding new hedge funds continuing to spring up like mushrooms after a hard rain”, noted Mr. Van, […]

NUMBER OF HEDGE FUNDS INCREASES FOR TENTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Growth Rate Slows, But Still Steady The hedge fund universe expanded for the tenth straight year in 1998, with an estimated 330 new funds created, George P. Van, chairman of Van Hedge Fund Advisors International (VAN), a leading hedge fund investment advisory firm reported today. “In 1998, we estimate that over 300 new hedge funds […]

Interview with G. P. Van, Chairman of Van Hedge Fund Advisors, Inc.

By Andrew Capon of World Equity magazine, from an interview with G. P. Van, Chairman of Van Hedge Fund Advisors, Inc. Leading hedge fund consultant and investor, G.P. Van, the chairman and founder of Van Hedge Fund Advisors (VAN)*, has conducted ground-breaking research into the long-term performance and characteristics of hedge funds. Here he explains […]