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...mutual funds, $4.3 trillion for private pension funds, $2.3 trillion for local retirement funds, and $3.7 trillion worth of assets claimed by insurance companies. (President's on Working Group on Financial Markets, 1999)
The Marko Maslakovic (2008) reports that despite the existence of market destabilizations, the hedge fund industry continued to grow in management assets and the number and type of institutions investing in hedge funds. For the assets under management, the hedge fund for this category amounted to over $2,250 billion in the end of 2007. Figure 1 shows the trend of global hedge funds in relation to their assets under... Hedge Funds in the United s Introduction Hedge funds are growing in...