Managed Accounts: The future is now

The hedge fund industry is changing, with institutional investors, in particular pension funds, becoming an increasing proportion of assets under management. How investors access hedge funds is changing. Institutional investors are demanding improved transparency and customization. Customizing the investment mandate and commercial terms is sought to ensure allocations complement investors’ wider portfolios. Managed accounts are the key to this evolution within the hedge fund industry..


This report looks at the structure of managed accounts, the issues which they address, the challenges investors must address and the cost consideration of managed accounts.