Hedge Funds

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The aim of hedge funds is to make money no matter whether the underlying markets go up or down. The managers of the fund are able to make money by being successful in going long or short on the price of a stock, commodity, index, fund or other financial market.

There are a number of key characteristics of hedge funds. In general a hedge fund is an alternative investment that is only accessible by qualified ‘high net worth’ investors or institutions. MORE…

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alternative investment india

Investors in India are putting more and more cash into alternative investments, according to a new report from Preqin. There is now some US$43bn invested across a range of alternative asset classes in the country. These include private equity, hedge funds, private debt, real estate, venture capital and infrastructure. Although

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Online currencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum are propelling hedge funds that back them to new financial heights, according to new research, with the number of those that specialise in cryptocurrencies alone increasing. According to data compiled by fintech research house Autonomous NEXT, there are now 110 hedge funds specialising


Hedge Funds