November 2016

How Equity Long/Short Hedge Funds Really Generate Alpha

As Andrew Beer explains in his most recent article in Hedge Fund Intelligence, the largest source of alpha probably isn’t what you think. The typical investor assumes that equity long/short funds generate alpha – or value added – in three ways: stock selection, shorting, and market timing.  This is only partially true. Surprisingly, the largest source of alpha is factor tilts. Click here to register and access the full article, or contact us for additional information.  

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Some hedge funds are poised to make serious money off of Trump’s shocking win

Lots of people were surprised by Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election. But some hedge funds positioned themselves for this outcome — and might end up performing better than they did after Brexit. Click here to read the full article and view Andrew Beer’s quote in Business Insider today

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