"Seeing the whites of their eyes" - Asian opportunities abound, but do be sure to look closely before you leap

operational risk/due diligence

For many years, Asia has been renowned for its exports - from cars to fireworks and electronic gizmos to stuffed animals of every stripe, color and size. But in the hedge fund universe Asia is doing the importing.

By importing corporate energy, individual talent and, of course, money, Asia is fast becoming "the place to be" for hedge funds and those that finance and service them.

asia's brain gain

Not a day passes that one does not see a story announcing some surge in Asian hedge fund interest.