Calculating Risk: Quant Experts Crunch The Numbers

Jun 30 2006 | 6:28pm ET

It may not be possible to tell which hedge funds will perform the best, but it is possible to see which ones are riskier than others, according to experts.

"Certain performance characteristics are predictable, however returns aren't predictable," said Franklin Neubauer, principal of Core Metrics, a quantitative research and consulting firm.


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