hedge fund
A fund that is allowed to employ aggressive investment strategies, such as short selling, options, and program trading, which are prohibited in mutual funds. Hedge funds typically require a minimum investment of several hundred thousand dollars, limiting participation to high-net worth individual investors and institutions. See private investment fund.
Browse by Subjects
Managed Funds Association (MFA)
high water mark
prime broker
private investment fund
prime brokerage
See All Related Terms »

public deposits
Unbalanced Growth
Accounting Standards Committee