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Funds of Funds

  • Ewelina Sokołowska
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Abstract

Over the past few year, interest in investing through funds of funds has been increasing. Funds of funds are entities investing financial assets in the shares, units or in certificates of other investment funds. Funds of funds play a significant role on the market of alternative investments. According to the statistical data published, the value of the assets in funds of funds currently constitutes about 30 % of the assets of all hedge funds (http://www.ifsl.org.uk). This means that, from the hedge funds’ perspective, those entities constitute a very important aspect of the demand.

Keywords

Return Rate Investment Strategy Hedge Fund Investment Fund Alternative Investment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ewelina Sokołowska
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  1. 1.Department of Corporate Finance Faculty of ManagementUniversity of GdanskSopotPoland

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