Guaranteed launches set to increase in coming months

The hedge fund market remains healthy, but could see a greater emphasis towards guaranteed products in the coming months as investors become increasingly risk averse.

A survey of European fund industry trends conducted by Morningstar shows a big jump in the number of respondents who think guaranteed product launches will dominate in the next 12 months.

In May, 21% of respondents, mostly chief investment officers, strategists and fund managers at major European firms, thought guaranteed products wo

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