TITLE

Leveraging--A Two-Edged Sword

AUTHOR(S)
Bobo, Jack
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/9/98, Vol. 102 Issue 45, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the involvement of banks and other lenders in the selling of hedge funds. Claim that hedge funds leverage the purchase of large blocks of stocks; Risks involved in leveraging; Alleged role of leveraging in the crash of the stock market in 1929; Attractions of leveraging.
ACCESSION #
1305902

 

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