Simon Lack And The Hedge Fund Mirage

Sep 5 2012 | 10:24am ET

Simon Lack knows there are hedge fund investors who have done well on their investments—he just thinks they’re the exception, not the rule.

“There are great hedge funds, there are happy clients,” the author of The Hedge Fund Mirage: The Illusion of Big Money and Why it’s Too Good to Be True, says. “But I have to tell you that, when I think about the people I know that are happy with their hedge fund investments, they don’t have that many of them."


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