Tag: investing

Is Leadership Important When Running a Hedge Fund?

Starting and running a hedge fund is a lot of responsibility. There’s so much to organize, manage, and deal with on a daily basis....

Are There Still Opportunities in Structured Credit Hedge Fund Strategies

  Hedge fund managers focused on structured credit strategies can be simplistically divided into two categories: beta managers or alpha generators. Many investors believe the beta...

Why the Next Downturn Could Be the Most Severe

Will the next downturn be more severe than investors currently anticipate? One of the factors that will influence the level of decline during the...

Key Opportunities for Investors on Listed Private Equity by Edison Research

Listed private equity funds have recently been trading at wide discounts to net asset value of more than 20%, despite good investment performance over...

Brexit Recession Fears Fuelled

Brexit Recession Fears Fuelled. Bank of England governor Mark Carney has warned that a UK exit from the European Union (EU) could plunge the country...

What Do Hedge Funds Think of Technical Analysis?

The general perception of technical analysis among the leading hedge funds in the world is that it is an important part of their trading...

Top 5 Challenges for Private Equity in 2015

Last month the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) decided to cut back on the number of Private Equity Managers. This curtailment came just...

How Costs and Fees Compare between Various Alternative Investments

Being a relatively new field of interest, alternative investment have been slowly gaining popularity, largely with an audience that likes investing for the fun...

Betterment – Smarter Automated Investing Service

Betterment, an automated investing platform, has now over 50,000 customers, making it the largest automatic investing company in the industry today. The company has...

The FCA on Social Media

Social media is fast becoming a dominating force online, helping both individuals and businesses gain the attention they need and/or want. For businesses who...

How to Identify Growth Companies?

Important Questions You Should Ask to Identify Growth Companies Nothing can be truer than the fact that it is indeed the customers that contribute to the...