What is a hedge fund?
Hedge Fund Fundamentals is designed to help answer that question while providing greater understanding about the global hedge fund industry and its benefits to investors and the global economy.
This educational resource details the traditional calculation method that hedge funds use for their assets under management. It also explains the new method of calculation used by the Securities and Exchange Commission, called Regulatory Assets Under Management (RAUM).
In light of recent changes brought forth by the new rules adopted by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) implementing the Jumpstart our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, this presentation is designed as an educational tool with basic information about who can invest in hedge funds [...]
Drawing on recent data on the performance of hedge funds, the new document outlines the benefits of hedge funds as an asset class and investment and also provides data on their returns and risk management features. Hedge funds’ risk adjusted performance is one of the [...]