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TFS Market Neutral Fund

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Alpha Male has been getting a lot of media inquiries recently about why market neutral funds lost money last month.  It’s almost as if some of the more skeptical members of the press now smell blood in the hedge fund water.  They see that there were market gyrations in August and that some market neutral funds were down.  Ergo, market neutral funds aren’t that neutral after all. In fairness, it’s easy for some to reach this erroneous conclusion.  Through a grand game of broken telephone involving the industry and the popular press, the impression has been established that market neutral funds must have a low ...
open to a limited range of investors that undertakes a wider range of investment and trading activities in addition to traditional long -only investment funds, and that, in general, pays a performance fee to its investment manager . Every hedge fund has its own investment strategy that determines the type of investments and the methods of investment it undertakes. Hedge funds, as a class, invest in a broad range of investments including shares , debt and commodities . Some people consider the fund created in 1949 by Alfred Winslow Jones to be the first hedge fund. As the name implies, hedge funds often seek to hedge some of the ...
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TFS Market Neutral Fund (TFSMX): An inside research on TFS Market ...
Eric S. Newman is primarily responsible for strategy development. Eric S. Newman performs security analysis as well as assists with the execution of trades. Eric S. Newman has served in this capacity since February of 2003. Prior to that date Eric S. Newman served as an analyst for Capital One Financial Corporation, Eric S. Newman was employed by Capital One Financial Corporation from December 2000 through February 2003.   Get more insights on Larry Eiben    TFS Market Neutral Fund (TFSMX) management has been with TFS Market Neutral Fund for 5.8 years TFS Market Neutral Fund (TFSMX) has good short-term ... market research, surveys and trends
Exploring “Latency” Arbitrage «
Some hedge funds are using a trading strategy called “latency arbitrage” to take advantage of differences in the speed of price quotations at U.S. exchanges and dark pools — a practice that reminds some investors of past abuses such as mutual-fund market timing. “High frequency” quantitative hedge funds at firms such as Citadel Group, D.E. Shaw Group and Renaissance Technologies have direct feeds to U.S. exchanges. These feeds cut the delay on quotes down to milliseconds. During the last two years, many funds have paid for “proximity hosting,” the installation of their servers in the same data centers as the exchanges, to shave ... market research, surveys and trends

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Hedge fund tactics trickle down to everyday investors - latimes.com
Aggressive and secretive, hedge funds employ any strategy they wish to try to make money for high-net-worth individuals unafraid of risk. Now, some of those strategies are trickling down to investments used by average investors. The hedge funds' philosophy of going against the grain also has produced some side effects that are altering banking and personal investing: -- They've picked up risky business that would otherwise be imploding on bank balance sheets. -- Everyday investors who desire a piece of the hedge-fund pie for less money are moving assets into long/short mutual funds. Congress, viewing collapse of the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Fidelity fund proxy vote could be concern to investors | The San ...
A few months back, you wrote about Fidelity merging its Nordic fund into its Europe fund, as if the deal was done. It wasn't. Investors voted against it. I was OK with the merger, but now I am worried about what happens if Fidelity has to keep the fund open but doesn't really want to run it any more. Should I be worried? Answer: Fidelity's plan involved less specialization and greater economies of scale; the two funds share the same manager and at least part of their geography. But Nordic shareholders clearly didn't like the idea, having bought the fund to get that specific regional focus. Now ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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TFS Market Neutral Fund (TFSMX) Closed To New - 1 TFS Market ...
TFS Market Neutral Fund (Ticker: TFSMX) Now Closed to New Investors. Richmond, VA – July 2, 2009 – The TFS Market Neutral Fund has closed to new investors ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Comment Letter
Jan 22, 2010 ... "You have tomorrow's newspaper today," said Richard Gates, a portfolio manager for TFS Market Neutral fund in West ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Deseret Morning News - NYU Stern
Aggressive, unregulated and secretive, these powerful investment pools employ any strategy they wish to try to make money for high-net-worth individuals unafraid of risk. Their philosophy of going against the grain also has produced some side effects that are altering banking and personal investing: -- They've picked up risky business that would otherwise be imploding on bank balance sheets. -- Everyday investors, desiring a piece of the hedge-fund pie for less money, are moving assets into long/short mutual funds. Congress, viewing collapse of the subprime lending market with alarm, is concerned about the involvement of ...
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