Hedge Funds

Why Follow GURU If You Don’t Know Where It’s Going?

PragCap is skeptical of this "smart-money" ETF that invests based on hedge funds' 13F filings, and you should be too. More 

An Open Letter to Justin Bieber About Hedge Fund Ads

You know the old saying about "A fool and his money"? Yeah ... I'm looking out for you. More 

Protecting Investors: Hedge Fund Governance and Transparency

If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you’ve probably noticed that various hedge funds have been in the headlines. Here's a primer on why. More 

Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Backs Off ‘Mom’ Comments

At a university symposium hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones said women who have children lose focus and their trading careers suffer as a result. More 

It Doesn’t Pay to Pile Into Hedge-Fund Favorites

Hedge funds' holdings flood the news each quarter, but reports such as the Goldman Sachs VIP List aren't necessarily a good source of actionable trade ideas. More 

4 Questionable Hedge Fund Picks From Q1

The nation's biggest hedge funds disclosed their first-quarter buys and sells, with some reminding us that even the pros can sometimes choose poorly. More 

Billionaire Considers Shutting Hedge Fund Amid Investigation

Billionaire hedge fund manager Steven Cohen is considering a deal with prosecutors that would close his firm to outside investors to avoid prosecution. More 

Are Women Better Investors Than Men?

There's been a battle of the sexes going on in the investing world for years, and I'm not about to turn it into a war by taking sides. More 

3 Trends That Sent Energy Stocks Higher in Q1

Energy stocks started 2013 off strong in Q1 and look set to keep climbing in Q2. Take a look at three trends that led the way over the last three months. More 

How to Get Hedge Fund Exposure Without the High Expenses

IndexIQ democratizes hedge funds for individual investors via exchange-traded funds. Find out what CEO Adam Patti has to say about the space in this interview. More