Thinning of the Hedge Fund HerdHere is a short video trends affecting hedge funds right now and a view of what types of things can drag down performance of hedge funds. These two professionals used to trade for hedge funds and are now providing opinions that some hedge funds had based their returns mostly on leverage and now have trouble producing these same returns with less leverage.
I agree that a percentage of hedge funds were producing returns through the use of leverage, but perhaps that is the silver lining of this depression..maybe a thinning of the herd is healthy for the industry every 15-20 years. If you are viewing this article through our email newsletter please click here to watch the embedded video now.
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