The Long and Short Of Hedge Funds: A Complete Guide to Hedge Fund Evaluation and Investing (Wiley Finance)

[Daniel A. Strachman] · The Long and Short Of Hedge Funds: A Complete Guide to Hedge Fund Evaluation and Investing (Wiley Finance) ↠ Read Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. The Long and Short Of Hedge Funds: A Complete Guide to Hedge Fund Evaluation and Investing (Wiley Finance) The book provides the reader with a real education about hedge funds, gaining a firm understanding of the industry.. This book is a detailed guide of the industry and offers rare access to hedge fund managers and industry participants. An innovative A to Z guide to the world of hedge fundsThe Long and Short of Hedge Funds presents readers with a unique look at these investment vehicles, the people who run them, and those who provide services to them]

The Long and Short Of Hedge Funds: A Complete Guide to Hedge Fund Evaluation and Investing (Wiley Finance)

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Rating : 4.92 (976 Votes)
Asin : 0471792187
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 226 Pages
Publish Date : 2016-04-11
Language : English

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And while you'll discover how the best fund managers in the world take a dollar and put it to work in the marketplace, along the way, you'll also become familiar with:How to take advantage of opportunities related to the evolution, creation, and development of a hedge fund organizationWhy some funds make money regardless of market conditions—and why others don'tHow hedge funds gather assetsThe critical role that hedge fund service providers play in the success or failure of a hedge fund management companyHow investors seek out and find hedge fund investmentsHedge fund frauds and blow ups, and how to protect yourself from themFilled with reliable research and expert advice, The Long and Short of Hedge Funds provides you with a comprehensive view of how hedge funds work from both the manager's and investor's perspective. Read it today and discover how to apply proven money management principles

Strachman has been working on Wall Street for more than ten years, providing services and advice to individuals and institutions. He is also author of The Fundamentals of Hedge Fund Management, the first and second editions of GettingStarted in Hedge Funds, Essential Stock Picking

Disorganized thoughts put together B. Craig Having read the authors book of Fundametals of Hedge Funds (which was very good), I looked forward to this book. However I was very disappointed. First it was very short (only 125 pages) and much of the book was a summary of his prior book. Finally what was new was repeated multiple times. I was hoping for more detail and i-depth analysis. And of course the author can not predict the market but the collapse of Lehman which took place two months after he wrapped up the book most likely would have changed his opinions and direction of the book.. OK beginner guide On the buy side: the book is fine for the novice who requires a preliminary framework for evaluating HFs. Those, who have spent more than 3 months in this space, will likely not find this book valuable.On the sell side, for those PMs who are considering launching their own product, the book provides a very basic but concise outline on the required back office and third parties necessary to attract real (institutional) money. It will also prepare them for the basic questions that will be asked during preliminary due diligence.. does not question 'fund of funds' W Boudville The book was written in 2008 shortly after Bear Stearns collapsed, but before the fall of Lehman. It is a safe bet that the author did not anticipate the searing events of later in 2008, that have been the largest financial collapse in the US since the Great Depression.It's probably so that hedge funds will continue to exist going forward. But the book already reads like it was from another time. As in "funds of funds are one of Wall Street's greatest inventions" [sic]. Yes, the book actually says that. Can you believe it?The book explains the economics and functioning of fund of funds. But there is no serious quibble about th

The book provides the reader with a real education about hedge funds, gaining a firm understanding of the industry.. This book is a detailed guide of the industry and offers rare access to hedge fund managers and industry participants. An innovative A to Z guide to the world of hedge fundsThe Long and Short of Hedge Funds presents readers with a unique look at these investment vehicles, the people who run them, and those who provide services to them