More hedge funds using ETFs as diversification tool

ETFs are becoming a useful tool for hedge funds

The use of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) by hedge funds is on the increase. Blackrock's August 2010 ETF Landscape report notes that: "Hedge funds are now noticing the growth and appeal of ETFs which are easy to access, but have powerful distribution networks, so we expect to see more hedge funds looking to create ETFs with their own funds as the underlying exposure."

ETF providers have recognised this opportunity and some are offering products designed with hedge funds in mind. Factor Advisors la

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: