Specialist fund groups and niche advisers will trump larger asset managers and consultants in the institutional marketplace of the future, according to the Financial Times.

Investors are expected to turn to boutique managers and absolute return type products in the search for profits, according to a survey of 485 asset managers, institutional funds and other service practitioners conducted by Watson Wyatt.

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