In this sponsored Q&A, François Bocqueraz talks about his experiences conducting operational due diligence and manager selection for Amundi Alternative Investments, focusing on the changes the Alternative...
Investment flows into the hedge fund industry is a good trend and should continue, unhampered by sniping from uninformed media reporting
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