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 […]