Chicago: more than just a windy city?

Hedge fund service providers in Chicago say that while the basic needs for auditing and legal advice are worldwide, the city does have specific advantages.

"The fund of funds business started in Chicago," said Chris Cornwall, partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers' Chicago office. "They evolved from commodity based products which would allocate money to several traders.

"Additionally, the large number of funds of funds in Chicago begets new hedge funds and commodity trading advisors."


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