Monday, 20 October 2014
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Aug 13 2012 | 12:11pm ET
Hedge Fund Research has launched three new strategy indices, expanding its already extensive suite of HFRX benchmarks.
The new indices track emerging markets, credit and master-limited partnerships. The HFRX Fixed Income-Credit Index features hedge funds with credit exposure from a broad swath of credit sub-strategies. MLPs are usually exchange-listed vehicles investing primarily in commodities.
The three new indices bring the HFRX suite to 76 benchmarks.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...