Pricing in volatility and global reach

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The financial crisis, frauds, increased regulation and oversight coupled with demand from investors for tighter control will all contribute to legal costs in future, believe the majority of law firms. However, those who have a global reach may be in a better position to advise and guide funds, particularly those operating in multiple jurisdictions.Brian McDermott and Siobhán Moloney at A&L Goodbody in Dublin say the downward pressure on the fees being charged by hedge fund managers