Hedge Fund Cheat Sheet

We have published the Hedge Fund Cheat Sheet ™ since 2002. We put together this document about the hedge fund industry as a quick reference tool.

This document works well both in the classroom and in quickly educating people on the basics of hedge funds. The Hedge Fund Cheat Sheet is a learning tool that can move you up the learning curve, fast.

The Hedge Fund Cheat Sheet is a downloadable PDF document that describes the basics of the hedge fund business. Topics covered include:

  • What is a hedge fund?
  • Why do people invest in them?
  • Hedge funds vs. mutual funds
  • What is hedge fund due diligence?
  • Hedge fund styles (equity long/short, etc.)
  • What fees do hedge funds charge?
  • Qualitative vs. quantitative due diligence
  • Hedge fund transparency issues
  • The role of the prime broker
  • Offshore vs. onshore funds
  • The hedge “fund of funds”

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