Hedge Fund


Jasper Weatherly and his business partner, Alex Stillwell, were seemingly on their way to making it big. Their hedge fund, Firestorm Partners, had only been in existence for six years, but performance had been very good, and the fund had quickly mushroomed in size to several hundred million dollars. Jasper’s years of hard work were […]

A Hedge Fund Tale of Reach and Grasp: Or What’s a Heaven For


Financial legend Barton Biggs’ fictional account of the hedge world and the broader workings of Wall Street Barton Biggs’ latest book is an inspirational rags to riches story of drive and financial talent. Told through the eyes of a fictional insider, this engaging story provides a detailed look at the hedge fund business in the […]

All About Hedge Funds, Fully Revised Second Edition (All About… (McGraw-Hill))


“Every investor stands to benefit from Zask’s long experience and winning narrative.” — Donald H. Putnam, Managing Partner, Grail Partners LLC “An easy-to-understand history lesson and guide to the often misunderstood world of hedge funds . . . a no-nonsense explanation of the industry written so that just about anyone can understand it. I highly […]

What Hedge Funds Really Do: An Introduction to Portfolio Management


When I managed a hedge fund in the late 1990s, computer-based trading was a mysterious technique only available to the largest hedge funds and institutional trading desks. We’ve come a long way since then. With this book, Drs. Romero and Balch lift the veil from many of these once-opaque concepts in high-tech finance. We can […]

Hedge Fund Wives


In this amazingly timely story about what the wealthy do when Wall Street lays an egg, the author of Gilding Lily once again delivers a witty and insightful treatment of today’s woman, as she explores the sacrifices they make, the bargains they strike, the rules they follow, and what happens when it all starts to […]

Hedge Fund Due Diligence: Professional Tools to Investigate Hedge Fund Managers


Hedge Fund Due Diligence provides a step-by-step methodology that will allow you to recognize and avoid questionable hedge funds before its too late. Based on a framework that hedge fund investigative expert Randy Shain has refined over the course of his successful career, this book offers an overview of due diligence into hedge fund management, […]

Hedge Fund Modelling and Analysis using MATLAB (The Wiley Finance Series)


The second book in Darbyshire and Hampton’s Hedge Fund Modelling and Analysis series, Hedge Fund Modelling and Analysis Using MATLAB® takes advantage of the huge library of built-in functions and suite of financial and analytic packages available to MATLAB®. This allows for a more detailed analysis of some of the more computationally intensive and advanced […]