Hedge Fund Strategies

Explore the investment strategies and techniques used by hedge fund managers in the areas of bonds, stocks, fixed assets, currency, options, and commodities. Study different strategies including event-driven or distressed mergers, long and short equities, funds, and convertible arbitrage and global macro strategies. Also covered are performance measurements; alpha, beta, and the Sharpe ratio; and market efficiency.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • An understanding of the different popular strategies employed by alternative investment managers and traders
  • A portfolio of work applicable for the industry

Ideal for

  • Students with some knowledge of the financial markets
  • Professionals interested in learning more about the ways that practitioners attempt to be profitable in trading and managing portfolios
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