Leveraging--A Two-Edged Sword

Bobo, Jack
November 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/9/98, Vol. 102 Issue 45, p45
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.


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