A study conducted by State Street Corporation shows that 81% of investment boards and trustees of institutions are more comfortable with investing in hedge funds than in the past year and 52% of them spend 15% or more of their timing considering alternative investments, the company said in a press release.

The survey also highlights that most institutions plan to expand their lineup of private equity and hedge fund managers in the next year or so.

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