Rich Stuck as Salient Curbs Withdrawals for Investors – Bloomberg 10-29-12

Salient to Investors:

Salient Partners LP is limiting withdrawals after clients pulled more than $1 billion this year amid lackluster returns.

The most sophisticated institutional investors are getting the same treatment that endowments and foundations received in 2008: a manager is blocking them from getting their money out.

GFIA said that in October 2008, 18 percent of the hedge fund industry’s assets were subject to withdrawal restrictions.

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