Tag: mutual funds

Mutual Funds Can Cause Big Tax Payments In Bear Markets

Most investors believe that mutual fund schemes are perhaps the best investment option for long term capitals gain. But here’s the harsh reality of the...

Top 5 Characteristics in a Hedge Fund Manager’s Profile

The article is continuation of our series of articles from the book " The Pragmatic Hedge Fund Manager". The previous posts covered the recent...

Guide to Research on Hedge Funds: Part 5: The Differences between...

Sometimes people use the terms hedge funds and mutual funds interchangeably, which is incorrect as they have some marked differences between them.  First, let’s...

EurekaHedge – Profiles of hedge funds, funds of funds and specialist...

Eurekahedge is an initiative that was started back in the year 2001. It started out as a small effort by a number of finance...

SEC Weighs New Asset Management Rules

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is considering new rules for oversight and stress testing of the asset management industry. In response to concerns...

Largest Pension Fund dumps Hedge Funds

The nation’s largest public employee pension fund, California’s Public Employees' Retirement System (CALPERS) announced that it is ending its investments in hedge funds. The...

Guide to Hedge Funds and Branding – Part 2 Introduction into...

The hedge fund industry used to have humble beginnings: in 1990, it had $40 billion in assets under management. Now, its growing appeal has...

The history of funds and hedge funds Part 1 Introduction

The history of funds and hedge funds Part 1 Introduction Types of Mutual Funds  There are several different kinds of funds available to those who are...

Exclusive Hedge Funds Seminar Announced: The Future of Funds

Saxo Capital Markets, JP Funds Group and Kinetic Partners have teamed up to create an exclusive hedge funds event in central London this month....