Hedge Funds Employ Less Leverage to Broaden Appeal

May 2011
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/20/2011, Vol. 77 Issue 19, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that industry tracker Hedge Fund Research Inc. has revealed that hedge funds are employing less leverage in all investment capital to broaden appeal and boost returns.


Related Articles

  • Risk monitoring system developed. Barr, Paul G. // Pensions & Investments;10/14/1996, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p8 

    Reports that Hedge Fund Research, Chicago has developed an internal risk monitoring system on hedge funds. Marketing prospects of system; Why the system was developed; How it operates; Client for which system was developed.

  • Consultancy cashes in on hedging's popularity. Benjamin, Jeff // Crain's Chicago Business;04/10/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p26 

    Reports on Hedge Fund Research LLC's launching of a service that provides independent financial advisers online access to hedge funds in the United States. Goals of the company for the service; Current conditions in the hedge fund market; Hedge's agreements with firms representing more than 200...

  • Hedge funds gain in Feb.  // Asian Investor;Apr2010, p51 

    The article reports on the gain of 0.52% by the Hedge Fund Research Inc. (HFRI) Fund Weighted Composite Index for February 2010.

  • Asian hedge funds suffer net outf tows in early '10.  // Asian Investor;Jun2010, p74 

    The article reports on the survey conducted by Chicago-based Hedge Fund Research Inc. (HFRI) regarding the net outflows suffered by Asian hedge funds in early 2010.

  • Hedge funds suffer poor performance in early 2010.  // Asian Investor;Jul2010, p51 

    The article reports on the hedge fund research by Head Fund Research Inc. and Eurekahedge Pte Ltd., which says that hedge funds in Asia fall 5.67% and 3.91% excluding Japan in early 2010.

  • Global Macro, Arbitrage Hedge Funds Thrive.  // Money Management Executive;6/16/2008, Vol. 16 Issue 24, p6 

    The article reports that Global macro strategies, a hedge fund strategy of the U.S. have been thriving. It states that Global macro strategies trade on macroeconomic trends through liquid assets which includes, stocks and bonds, commodities and currencies. According to Hedge Fund Research Inc.,...

  • Now available in Arabic. Williamson, Christine // Pensions & Investments;6/11/2007, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p8 

    The article informs that Hedge Fund Research Inc., Chicago, Illinois, is now publishing its quarterly industry reports in Arabic. The hedge fund researcher has a strong subscriber base in the Middle East but had provided only English-language reports. According to Ken Heinz, president of HFR,...

  • Hedge funds bounce back. Soule, Alexander // Fairfield County Business Journal;3/17/2008, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p5 

    The article reports on the market performance of hedge funds in February 2008 in Fairfield, Connecticut. According to multiple indices that track the alternative investments sector, the hedge funds have rebounded after a January dip while based on an index by Hedge Fund Research Inc., the funds...

  • Hedge funds hold momentum. Soule, Alexander // Fairfield County Business Journal;1/7/2008, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p3 

    The article reports on the condition of hedge funds industry in the financial market in the U.S. in 2007. Hedge Fund Research Inc. (HFR) stated the 4% of hedge funds shut down in the first nine months of the year. In addition, HFR found that 860 funds were launched through September compared in...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics