Tag: diversification

2016 Investment Strategy with ETFs: Part 2

As we saw in Part 1 of this series, ETFs have been very popular. Understanding the trends in this area is helpful in being...

Hedge Fund Myths

Our previous posts within the series of the book "The Pragmatic Hedge Fund Manager" have now given you enough information to understand what this...

Alternative Investment Trends for 2015 and Outlook for 2014

It was the 2008 recession which shook the global economy. The world had never seen such a far-reaching economic impact prior to this. Economists...

Global Macro Strategy

What is a Global Macro Strategy? Global macro is defined as a hedge fund strategy in which the fund invests and takes long and short...

Guide to Research on Hedge Funds: Part 4 Hedging Your Bets:...

Funds of hedge funds: An Alternative Investment Strategy Funds of hedge funds are an alternative investment strategy whereas the investment portfolio consists of a number...

Understanding Hedge Fund Strategies: Fund of Hedge Funds

By definition, hedge funds are a vehicle for making money in bear markets as well as bull markets. However, the methods used to achieve...