While capital markets have become more complex, investors are still looking to increase portfolio performance without increasing risk. Fund of funds investing is one such avenue to pursue. This practical guide provides you with the tools needed to understand and evaluate your investments in this often opaque area of finance. In Fund of Funds Investing, hedge fund expert Daniel Strachman and fund of funds manager Richard Bookbinder offer valuable insights into this world through an industry overview and review of essential issues including due diligence, risk and portfolio management, and multi–strategy funds.
* Outlines strategies that will help you invest directly in a wide range of hedge funds * Other titles by Strachman: The Fundamentals of Hedge Fund Management, Essential Stock Picking Strategies, The Long and Short of Hedge Funds, Julian Robertson, and Getting Started in Hedge Funds, Second Edition * Based on extensive interviews by the authors as well as their experiences in this field
Funds of Funds Investing is an important guide to one of the most misunderstood areas of modern finance. From the Inside Flap As capital markets continue to evolve, and become more efficient, investors are experiencing a moderation of returns. This has put many institutions, and individuals, in the difficult position of finding better ways to increase portfolio performance without increasing risk. In Fund of Funds Investing, hedge fund expert Daniel Strachman and fund of funds manager Richard Bookbinder provide you with the information needed to achieve this elusive goal.
Written in a straightforward and accessible style, Fund of Funds Investing offers a unique overview of this often misunderstood and opaque area of the investment marketplace. Through a series of high–level interviews, as well as direct industry experience, Strachman and Bookbinder explain the how′s and why′s of fund of funds investing, while providing you with the insights needed to make solid decisions about them—including how a fund of funds may fit into one′s portfolio.