Hedge Fund Transparency Spectrum A Novus research study on hedge fund data and what to do with it.

These days, we hear a lot about hedge fund transparency. But what do all the recent changes in manager reporting practices mean for the institutional investor? What data is available out there? More important­ly, which data is useful for evaluating managers? In this short study, we explore different sources of hedge fund transparency data and share ways in which some shrewd investors are using the data to evaluate managers different­ly and improve fund selection.