What Hedge Funds Really Do: An Introduction to Portfolio Management Philip J. Romero

What Hedge Funds Really Do: An Introduction to Portfolio Management

Author: Philip J. Romero
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Book Title
What Hedge Funds Really Do: An Introduction to Portfolio Management
Author
Philip J. Romero
ISBN
9781631570896
What Hedge Funds Do provides a needed complement to journalistic accounts of the hedge fund industry, to deepen the understanding of non-specialist readers such as policymakers, journalists, and individual investors.What do hedge funds really do? These lightly-regulated funds continually innovate new investing and trading strategies to take advantage of temporary mispricing of assets (when their market price deviates from their intrinsic value). These techniques are shrouded in mystery, which permits hedge fund managers to charge exceptionally high fees.While the details of each funds' approach are carefully guarded trade secrets, this book draws the curtain back on the core building blocks of many hedge fund strategies Beyond the book's instructional goals, What Hedge Funds Do provides a needed complement to journalistic accounts of the hedge fund industry, to deepen the understanding of non-specialist readers such as policymakers, journalists, and individual investors. It is written by a fund practitioner and computer scientist (Balch), in collaboration with a public policy economist and finance academic (Romero).Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Philip J. Romero, Tucker BalchPublisher: Business Expert PressPublished: 08/22/2014ISBN: 9781631570896Pages: 148Weight: 0.46lbsSize: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.32d
What Hedge Funds Do provides a needed complement to journalistic accounts of the hedge fund industry, to deepen the understanding of non-specialist readers such as policymakers, journalists, and individual investors.

What do hedge funds really do? These lightly-regulated funds continually innovate new investing and trading strategies to take advantage of temporary mispricing of assets (when their market price deviates from their intrinsic value). These techniques are shrouded in mystery, which permits hedge fund managers to charge exceptionally high fees.

While the details of each funds' approach are carefully guarded trade secrets, this book draws the curtain back on the core building blocks of many hedge fund strategies Beyond the book's instructional goals, What Hedge Funds Do provides a needed complement to journalistic accounts of the hedge fund industry, to deepen the understanding of non-specialist readers such as policymakers, journalists, and individual investors. It is written by a fund practitioner and computer scientist (Balch), in collaboration with a public policy economist and finance academic (Romero).



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Philip J. Romero, Tucker Balch
Publisher: Business Expert Press
Published: 08/22/2014
ISBN: 9781631570896
Pages: 148
Weight: 0.46lbs
Size: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.32d
What Hedge Funds Do provides a needed complement to journalistic accounts of the hedge fund industry, to deepen the understanding of non-specialist readers such as policymakers, journalists, and individual investors.

What do hedge funds really do? These lightly-regulated funds continually innovate new investing and trading strategies to take advantage of temporary mispricing of assets (when their market price deviates from their intrinsic value). These techniques are shrouded in mystery, which permits hedge fund managers to charge exceptionally high fees.

While the details of each funds' approach are carefully guarded trade secrets, this book draws the curtain back on the core building blocks of many hedge fund strategies Beyond the book's instructional goals, What Hedge Funds Do provides a needed complement to journalistic accounts of the hedge fund industry, to deepen the understanding of non-specialist readers such as policymakers, journalists, and individual investors. It is written by a fund practitioner and computer scientist (Balch), in collaboration with a public policy economist and finance academic (Romero).



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Philip J. Romero, Tucker Balch
Publisher: Business Expert Press
Published: 08/22/2014
ISBN: 9781631570896
Pages: 148
Weight: 0.46lbs
Size: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.32d