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If you are allocating to the manager of an Asian hedge fund, beware and check the pedigree and investment approach of the house, caution seasoned managers active in the region.

For Richard Cardiff, chief executive officer of London's Coupland Cardiff, which runs the CC Asia Absolute Return Fund, notes managers who have applied either trading models or investment processes that worked well in Europe and the US to Asia will quickly find out Asia's markets can dance to a quite different tune.

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