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Hedge funds foiled by Europe’s distorted debt market

(Reuters) – Ultra-easy European Central Bank monetary policy is protecting the debts of some of the bloc’s weakest countries from attack by speculative hedge funds. Through a combination of low rates and bond purchases over the last four months, the […]

Foreign Markets Record Strong Growth In 2015

New York (HedgeCo.net)- Through the first four months of 2015, the U.S. Indices were not the best places to be invested. The Dow was down 0.79% in the first four months and the S&P and Nasdaq could only post gains […]

A Graphical Look at Hedge Fund Leverage

Seeking Alpha – Britain’s Financial Services Authority (FSA) recently found that hedge fund leverage was nearly extinct (for now). In what is billed by the FT as the “only authoritative data on the opaque industry”, the FSA found that the […]