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The Evolution of Seed Capital Arrangements in the Hedge Fund Industry

The seeding industry provides early-stage capital to a new hedge fund manager in exchange for a stake in the manager's venture. Recently, a combination of market conditions and business constraints has made seeding arrangements more significant.

In this video interview, corporate partner Udi Grofman examines:

  • Factors affecting the seed market
  • Changes to the traditional seeding model
  • Elements of strong seeding arrangements
  • Alternatives for new managers trying to launch
December 20, 2011

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