Asia-based hedge funds expect strong AUM growth in 2012 as numbers increase

Asian tigers ready to leap

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What are the prospects for growth for Asia-based hedge funds over the next 12-18 months?

Ed Rogers, Rogers Investment Advisors
We believe Asia-based hedge funds are about to enter a period of exceptionally high growth in both number and assets under management. Three drivers are needed for this growth: money, opportunity and talent. All exist in abundance in Asia.

Assets are available for deployment. Asia-based institutional investors will lead a significant deployment of institutional assets into