By Hedge Fund Insight staff Hedge Fund Insight has given attention to digital commerce and communication as they relate to hedge funds. The latest summation of internet trends captured in the infographic below from vpnMentor raises a few prompts for hedge fund marketers. Manager letters are quite likely to be read via a smartphone – […] Read more »
Behavioural Analysis for Investors in Hedge Funds
By Aimee F. Kish, CAIA and Leanne ten Brinke, Ph.D. on behalf of TeamCo Advisers Introduction Emoji is widely considered the fastest growing language in the world. Deemed the first truly global vernacular, Emoji has spread dramatically since its creation in 1999. The language consists of static objects, gesturing hands, depictions of actions, and a […] Read more »
Are Financial Predictions Too Risky To Put In Manager Letters?
By Susan Weiner, CFA of InvestmentWriting.com Is it a bad idea to make predictions in your investment commentary because clients will slam you when you’re wrong? Whenever you make predictions, you run the risk of being wrong. But being wrong isn’t a problem, in my mind, if your prediction reflects good thinking. Moreover, think […] Read more »
A Pause For Reflection – Scheduling Nothing
By Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn, with an introduction by Simon Kerr, Principal of Enhance Consulting Introduction In the course of my consulting work I come across hedge fund managers who are too busy doing. The working day and week is filled with a lot of activity, but not enough time is devoted to reviewing […] Read more »