Posts filed under “Hedge Funds”

Romancing Alpha, Forsaking Beta

This is the presentation I gave at the IPI yesterday:

Category: Hedge Funds, Psychology

GMAMX: Goldman Sach’s Muppet Fund of Funds

In our day job, we have a Fiduciary relationship with our clients. A Fiduciary has a legal obligation where all actions are performed for the benefit of the client. It is a much higher duty of care than the typical “Suitability” standard, which essentially says you cannot sell Facebook IPO shares to Grandma. We sit on…Read More

Category: Hedge Funds, Investing, Really, really bad calls

Dilbert: The Best Way to Evaluate a Fund

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Category: Hedge Funds, Humor, Weekend

Jim Rogers & Me at 4th Alternative Investment Strategies

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Category: Hedge Funds, Investing

Jim Rogers & Me at 4th Alternative Investment Strategies

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Category: Hedge Funds, Investing

10 Figure Hedge Fund Paydays

Click to enlarge Source: DealBook     7 Figures? Forget that low rent compensation! Today, We have a 8 figure (10 Millions) paydays, 9 figure (100 Millions) paydays, and now, we have 10 figure (1 Billion plus) paydays.

Category: Hedge Funds, Wages & Income

Chanos: Ackman, Einhorn Help Expose Fraud

Chanos:

“I think [hedge funds] play an important part, particularly from the short side. Short-sellers and hedge funds are actually real-time financial detectives in that they are incentivized through profit to ferret out fraud, and I think that’s a very important role that people forget about from time to time.”

 

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Source: Yahoo Finance

Category: Hedge Funds, Short Selling, Video

Marty Lipton on Activist Hedge Funds

Our quote of the day:   “The activist-hedge-fund attack on Apple — in which one of the most successful, long-term-visionary companies of all time is being told by a money manager that Apple is doing things all wrong and should focus on short-term return of cash — is a clarion call for effective action to…Read More

Category: Corporate Management, Hedge Funds, Really, really bad calls

Why Are Hedge Funds Underperforming?

What “Smart Money” Smackdowns Mean for the Individual Investor
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Source: Yahoo

Category: Hedge Funds, Video

Periodic Table of Hedge Fund Returns

Click for bigger table Source: Chief Investment Officer

Category: Digital Media, Hedge Funds