Audience underwrites hedge fund naïveté

Sandwiched between talks on the softening market in insurance underwriting was a presentation to a room full of insurers by Jeremy Alun-Jones and Dominique Montier, directors at fund of hedge funds group Montier Partners.It was both a general overview of the industry and the firm's own place within it and a basic explanation of a group of potential wealthy investors.The questions asked by the audience were a clear indication of the enduring nature of some of the misconceptions held by many,