Investing in Hedge Funds, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124051693
  • ISBN-13: 9780124051690
  • DDC: 332.6327
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 186 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book will present a comprehensive view of the risk characteristics, risk-adjusted performances, and risk exposures of various hedge fund indices. It will distinguish itself from other books and journal articles by focusing solely on hedge fund indices and emphasizing tail risk as a predictor of hedge fund index returns. The three chapters in this short book have not been previously published. Presents new insights about the investability and performance measurement of an investor's final portfolio.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Hedge Fund Strategies.
3: Hedge Fund Databases, Biases, and Indices.
4: Risk-Adjusted Performances of Hedge Fund Indices.
5: Determinants of Hedge Fund Index Returns.