American hedge funds dominate AUM

US hedge fund market is four times the size of the UK's

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Special report: global fund structures eVestment recently completed an analysis of the structural details of funds in its research database with the goal of providing a detailed breakdown of the hedge fund industry as a whole and by regional location of operations. eVestment’s research data set is a combination of its commercial data along with information collected via private portals. Hedge funds operating out of North America (US or Canada) control 73 cents of every dollar in assets