Shrouded in mystery

Judging from the interest shown by UK IFAs to the Hedge Funds Review one-day course entitled "An Introduction to Hedge Funds for Financial Advisers", many consider it worth investing some of their own time in learning more about this sometimes mysterious asset class.

Recent months have seen hedge funds made available within an Isa wrapper, something the UK regulatory body, the Financial Services Authority (FSA), is concerned about. An FSA spokesman recently stated that selling funds under th