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Ireland's recent move to make funds of hedge funds available to retail investors is set to attract further interest in the centre that already has 3,116 funds or sub-funds listed on its national exchange.

The growth in the fund industry in Dublin ' supported by a host of service providers and administrators including Trinity Fund Administrators, Citco and Custom House ' has been fuelled largely by European institutions' appetite for EU-regulated products.

It is not only Irish firms that have exp