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Inside the Black Box


Sameer Jain


American Realty Capital; Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT); Harvard University

March 1, 2011

UBS Alternative Investments, 25 January 2011

Abstract:     
In order to confidently invest in hedge funds, it is useful to open the hedge fund black box and gain an understanding of investment and trading approaches employed by hedge funds managers. This issue lays out the building blocks of hedge fund performance generation. It examines the types of risk that hedge funds seek exposure in search for returns. It also highlights various hedge fund trading techniques.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 12

Keywords: Hedge Funds, Arbitrage

JEL Classification: G24

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Date posted: March 3, 2011 ; Last revised: May 28, 2013

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Jain, Sameer, Inside the Black Box (March 1, 2011). UBS Alternative Investments, 25 January 2011. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1773949 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1773949

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Sameer Jain (Contact Author)
American Realty Capital ( email )
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) ( email )
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