Tag: mutual fund

The First Ever Hedge Fund

The creation of the very first Hedge Fund dates back to 1949 when Alfred W. Jones coined the term ‘Hedged Fund’, meaning a fund...

Guide to Hedge Funds and Branding – Part 1 What is...

What is a Hedge Fund?  A hedge fund is an aggressively managed investment fund that is maintained by a professional management firm. Hedge funds are...

The History of Funds and Hedge Funds – Part 4 The...

Hedge funds are similar to mutual funds in certain ways, but they also tend to differ greatly when it comes to certain things. They...

The history of Funds and Hedge Funds – Part 3 Expansion...

Until now, we have seen how earlier versions of mutual funds came into being but we have barely even scratched the surface so far;...

The History of Funds and Hedge Funds – Part 2

The beginning of Mutual Funds There happens to be some confusion between two different schools of thought, each of which has their own version of...