Chart: Negotiating Hedge Fund Expenses

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A recent survey asked investors: have you negotiated a cap on direct expenses with your hedge funds managers? This chart, above, displays the results.

The 2013 version of the same survey found that fees were the biggest obstacle for institutional investors looking to put money in hedge funds:

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1st chart credit: Ernst & Young 2014 survey

2nd chart credit: Ernst & Young 2013 survey