In your interest.
Online Personal Finance Magazine
No beating about the bush.
Hedge funds use a wide range of securities, are free to trade long or short and leverage themselves by borrowing 4-10 times their core capital. It is this leverage that fetches humungous returns for them when their bets go right. Thanks to the low interest rates at which they could borrow funds and a simultaneous sharp upward rise of all asset classes – equities, commodities, real estate, art,...