Hedge Funds

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    Find out whether hedge funds, which have come under tremendous pressure to improve ...
  2. Bill Ackman's 2 Best Investments (GGP, CP)

    Learn about the two best investments Ackman ever made. Ackman has demonstrated a ...
  3. George Soros: 3 Best Investments Ever

    Learn about some of the most successful trades famed investor George Soros has made ...
  4. Where Does Bill Ackman Keep His Money?

    Learn about where prominent hedge fund manager Bill Ackman keeps his money. See how ...
  5. Elliott Management: An Activist Investor Analysis ...

    Learn about the activist investor strategies used by Elliott Management. Read about ...
  6. There's a Reason They're Called Junk Bonds

    The closing of Third Avenue Managemet's Focused Credit Fund is a warning to investors ...
  1. Bill Ackman's 2 Best Investments (GGP, CP)

    Learn about the two best investments Ackman ever made. Ackman has demonstrated a ...
  2. Elliott Management: An Activist Investor Analysis ...

    Learn about the activist investor strategies used by Elliott Management. Read about ...
  3. Tribune Media: An Activist Investment Analysis ...

    Learn more about the breakup of Tribune Company, once a powerful newspaper and broadcasting ...
  4. Air Products and Chemicals: An Activist Investment ...

    Learn about the productive, and uncommonly friendly, activist investment made by ...
  5. Icahn's Bet on Cheniere Energy: Should You Follow?

    Investing legend Carl Icahn continues to lose money on Cheniere Energy, but he's ...
  6. Under Pressure: Eyeing Pershing Square's Holdings

    A look at Pershing Square's recent performance, portfolio and future outlook. Should ...
  1. Hedge Funds Tutorial

    Hedge funds can be an integral part of a well-diversified portfolio - if you know ...
  1. What is securitization?

    Securitization is the process of taking an illiquid asset, or group of assets, and through financial engineering, transforming ...
  2. Can hedge funds trade penny stocks?

    Discover the types of investments hedge funds can engage in, their primary goal, and the restrictions that preclude the average ...
  3. Are hedge funds regulated by FINRA?

    Discover how FINRA's authority extends to hedge funds, an alternative investment vehicle, and learn what rules these funds ...
  4. Should mutual funds be subject to more regulation?

    Understand whether mutual funds need stricter regulation. Learn what types of current and future regulations have been put ...
  1. What Is Your Risk Tolerance?

    Learn your risk tolerance and understand the factors to consider when creating your ...
  2. 10 Retirement-Wrecking Moves

    Don't let these common mistakes put a crack your nest egg.
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