Hedge Funds

New ETF Aims to Simplify Hedges

AdvisorShares has launched the AdvisorShares QAM Equity Hedge ETF (QEH), which gives investors exposure to a long/short hedge strategy. More 

Hedge Funds: Ripping Off Millionaires and Pensions Alike

Woe unto the wealthy folks and pension funds that have put their trust in hedge funds, which are lagging badly ever since the latest bull market began. More 

A State Street-Goldman Sachs Deal?

Hedge fund administration is a low-margin pain for Goldman, but State Street would benefit from added size, so a sale would be a win-win. More 

Another New ETF Targets ‘Smart Money’

The Top Guru Holdings ETF is the second to track hedge fund buys. Also out last week is a fund aimed at giving investors access to a broad range of commodities. More 

Hedge Fund Darlings That Look Like ‘Sells’

Of the top 50 stocks held by hedge funds, these 14 are rated a “strong sell” by my technical parameters. More 

Top 50 Hedge Fund Stocks: Only 13 Are Buys

Another reason why hedge fund returns may be lagging (in addition to high fees and turnover): Those overpaid managers are picking the wrong stocks! More 

Do You Have Hedge Fund Envy? Don’t!

The gargantuan growth of assets going into hedge funds is far more impressive than their actual returns. Don't get reeled in by the hype. More 

Hedge Funds’ 5 Most Influential Women

While most of the estimated $2T in hedge fund investments are managed by men, these 5 women have prominent roles in running billions of dollars. More