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Introduction To Hedge Funds, In Words And Pictures
Article By: Jeff Desjardins
Saturday, December 2, 2017 1:00 PM EST
Hedge fund strategies can range from trading currencies with extreme leverage to using event-driven tactics such as taking activist positions in companies.
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Limited Partners, Limited Rights
Article By: Simon Lack
Saturday, December 2, 2017 12:15 PM EST
Investors in Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) have more limited rights than most equity investors in corporations.
In this article: NS, GOOG
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Q4 Lifted Hedge Fund Assets To Another All-Time High
Article By: ValueWalk
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 10:00 PM EST
The continued positive aggregate returns to start Q4 lifted hedge fund assets to another all-time high, despite net flows in negative territory for a second consecutive month.
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The Black Hole Revisited
Article By: The Heisenberg Report
Saturday, November 25, 2017 9:25 AM EST
When passive flows are driving benchmarks inexorably higher, it becomes well nigh impossible to consistently best those benchmarks when charging fees that are multiples of what it costs to replicate those benchmarks with a passive index fund.
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Corporate Cash Mountain Grows Makes Apple World’s Largest Hedge Fund
Article By: ValueWalk
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 1:31 PM EST
According to an analysis by credit rating agency Moody’s, cash and liquid investments at US non-financial companies are poised to rise about 5% to $1.9 trillion at the end of 2017 — a new record.
In this article: AAPL, CSCO, MSFT, ORCL, GOOGL
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Not All Alternative Strategies Are Created Equal
Article By: WisdomTree
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 8:34 AM EST
Hedge funds have historically charged 2% of assets and 20% of profits. Although that’s starting to come down, some firms crossing into the mutual fund world to launch alternative funds have kept something similar to the 2%.
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Short Volatility Strategies And A Word Of Caution
Article By: Seth Golden
Sunday, November 19, 2017 9:12 AM EST
For fiscal 2017, the VIX will possibly maintain a mean average below 15, something previously unheard of and certainly not within the realm of any one’s forecast.
In this article: UVXY, XIV, SVXY, VXX, VMIN, TVIX, VIX
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Delivering Negative Alpha
Article By: Charlie Bilello
Saturday, November 18, 2017 7:59 PM EST
There are more hedge funds in the world than Dunkin’ Donuts. What does that statement have to do with negative alpha? Everything.
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Some Strange Trends Among 2017 Hedge Fund Returns
Article By: ValueWalk
Friday, November 17, 2017 9:03 PM EST
Hedge fund returns in certain categories are experiencing fat tail correlation and return extremes when compared to players inside a particular category as well as compared to the category average itself.
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Solar Energy Boom Could Heat Up The Global Energy Sector
Article By: Frank Holmes
Thursday, November 16, 2017 7:01 PM EST
By 2040, the world will need to add the equivalent of India and China’s current energy system to meet the demands of a surging global population and rising incomes.
In this article: PSPFX, SEDG Also: VWDRY
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Hedge Fund Factor Exposure & Alternatives
Article By: AllAboutAlpha
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:34 PM EST
Equity hedge fund returns have been disappointing over the last 14 years.
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Hedge Fund Fees Are Only Half The Problem
Article By: AllAboutAlpha
Monday, November 13, 2017 10:21 AM EST
Historically, successful managers have claimed credit for the favorable risk/return profiles of their funds but the advent of investible benchmarks for a number of hedge fund strategies prove there’s more than just skill involved.
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Macro Mondays: Hedge Funds
Article By: Jennifer Coombs
Monday, November 13, 2017 4:47 AM EST
Hedge funds are alternative investments using pooled funds that employ numerous different strategies to earn active return, or alpha, for their investors.
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EC Life In A Low-Return World: To Hedge Or Not To Hedge?
Article By: Russell Investments
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 1:05 PM EST
If a portfolio contains unhedged international assets, then an exchange risk is being automatically taken without being paid, i.e., unrewarded risk. This currency exposure is only a by-product of the asset exposures.
In this article: ERO
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Should You Want To Invest In A Hedge Fund That Doesn’t Want A Performance Fee?
Article By: ValueWalk
Saturday, October 21, 2017 7:16 AM EST
With certain fund managers struggling to beat stock market index benchmarks, investors have been questioning why they should pay management and performance fees when there isn’t much performance? Lee Ainslie thinks he might have the answer.
In this article: VRX
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Hedge Fund Strategies In The Aftermath Of Global Crisis
Article By: AllAboutAlpha
Friday, October 20, 2017 6:07 AM EST
Emerging markets funds are the preferred choice for those investors who require high returns and are not afraid of taking high risks.
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