Tagged with "Hedge Funds"

Investors Pull Money from Hedge Funds

Posted on June 18th, 2020 at 1:00 PM
Investors Pull Money from Hedge Funds

The COVID-19 pandemic is taking a toll on the hedge fund industry. Barclays Capital Solutions is reporting that between $50 billion and $100 billion may be pulled out of hedge funds by investors in 2020. This year could see the largest withdrawal of investor funds from hedge funds since 2008 when investors withdrew $154 billion. 

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2015: A Bad Year for Hedge Funds

Posted on January 7th, 2016 at 4:42 PM
2015: A Bad Year for Hedge Funds

Hedge fund managers are often considered the leading investment experts in the world, but 2015 has shown that a million dollar salary is no guarantee of investment success. As of October, hedge funds are up only 3.09% compared to the 3.04% for the S&P 500. 

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Mediocre Performance of Hedge Funds Hidden By Reporting Biases

Posted on September 1st, 2015 at 2:27 PM
Mediocre Performance of Hedge Funds Hidden By Reporting Biases

According to a recent study, the average annualized return for the hedge fund industry since 1996 decreases from 12.6 percent to just 6.3 percent after the biases that hedge funds used to compile their results are removed from the data.

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Hedge Funds Close As Managers Suffer Continued Bad Performance Since 2009

Posted on December 23rd, 2014 at 9:06 AM
Hedge Funds Close As Managers Suffer Continued Bad Performance Since 2009

With a disappointing average return of 2%, hedge funds are shutting their door at the highest rate since the 2009 financial crisis.

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