Neil O'Hara

Neil A. O'Hara is a freelance financial writer with intimate knowledge of domestic and international markets. He covers a wide range of subjects from hedge funds, private equity and corporate governance to market and industry reviews as well as more technical topics, including exchange traded funds, options, securitization, credit derivatives, securities lending, prime brokerage, risk management and financial industry regulations. He is also the author of record for the 6th Edition of The Fundamentals of Municipal Bonds (John Wiley & Sons, December 2011), an industry primer created by the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.

  1. Mutual Funds

    The Multiple Strategies Of Hedge Funds

    Hedge fund investors or potential investors need to understand how much risk hedge funds take in making money.
  2. Taxes

    Investment Tax Basics For All Investors

    Nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes even in your investments.
  3. Trading Strategy

    Using Index Futures To Predict The Future

    Want to know whether the stock market will open up or down? Check out the index futures.