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Do Hedge Funds Work?

Jan 26th, 2012 | Filed under: Hedge Fund Industry Trends, Alpha Strategies

"...If all the money that's ever been invested in hedge funds had been put in treasury bills instead, the results would have been twice as good..." This is the astonishing finding of Simon Lack in his book "The Hedge Fund Mirage".Read More

What up with the Hedge Funds of Funds Index last year? Theories abound.

Feb 15th, 2010 | Filed under: Performance, Analytics & Metrics

Academics and researchers who study the hedge fund industry sometimes say that the best way to gauge the average performance of hedge funds is to look at an index of funds of funds (FoFs), not an index of hedge funds themselves.  The funds of funds, the argument goes, contain manyRead More