LARRY JONES, NEDGROUP INVESTMENTS

FoHF providers need to produce superior risk-adjusted returns over a full cycle relative to the alternative of investment directly into single hedge funds.

In more difficult market environments, the ability to screen a wide variety of hedge funds, to assess the significant business risks and to avoid the negative asymmetry associated with the weaker propositions really shows through. FoHF managers with the skill to identify the excess risks hidden in complex portfolios and with the discipline to