Mercer | Infographic: Hedge Fund Industry

Mercer | Infographic: Hedge Fund Industry

Alternative Investments

Infographic: The Ebb and Flow of the Hedge Fund Industry

Is the hedge fund industry in decline? Despite what recent headlines might indicate, a look at the past 25 years of hedge fund history shows that what’s happened of late is all quite normal relative to the cyclical nature of the industry. In fact, given the uncertainty around us, we believe that astute investors still recognize that hedge funds have the ability to deliver great returns in tough economic times. 


Properly constructed hedge fund portfolios continue to deliver attractive, risk-adjusted returns while providing diversification and defensiveness during challenging environments for risk assets. We believe alternative investments are an essential part of any well-diversified portfolio.

At Mercer, our objective is to find the world’s best hedge funds and invest with them forever. We carry out extensive research and due diligence, diversify as much as is prudent, and adhere to our principles. That’s why our hedge fund portfolios have much-lower-than-average exposure to equity market risk, and above-average long-term performance.

Find out how a Mercer consultant can help deliver the most effective investment strategies for your portfolio: Contact us today.

 Contact a Mercer Consultant
Find out how a Mercer consultant can help deliver the most effective investment strategies for your portfolio: contact us today.
*Obligatoriske felt
Fornavn er obligatorisk
Etternavn er obligatorisk
Stilling er obligatorisk
Organisasjon er obligatorisk
Industri er obligatorisk
Email er obligatorisk Email ugjyldig
Phone number is required
Bedriftsnavn er obligatorisk
Land er obligatorisk
Maks 250 tegn

I would like to receive communications about products and offerings from Mercer. I understand that I can unsubscribe at any time. 

By clicking Submit, I agree to the use of my personal information according to the Mercer Privacy Statement. I understand that my personal information may be transferred for processing outside my country of residence, where standards of data protection may be different.

En feil har oppstått. Vennligst se over alle feltene i skjemaet. .

Thank you for your submission. We will get back to your shortly.