A pioneering reference essential in any financial library, the Encyclopedia of Alternative Investments is the most authoritative source on alternative investments for students, researchers, and practitioners in this area. Containing 545 entries, the encyclopedia focuses on hedge funds, managed futures, commodities, and venture capital. It features contributions from well-known, respected academics and professionals from around the world. More than a glossary, the book includes academic references for money managers and investors who want to understand the jargon and delve into the definitions. About the Editor Greg N. Gregoriou, Ph.D., is Professor of Finance in the School of Business and Economics at the State University of New York, Plattsburgh, USA. A prolific author, Dr. Gregoriou is hedge fund editor of the Journal of Derivatives and Hedge Funds as well as an editorial board member of the Journal of Wealth Management and the Journal of Risk Management in Financial Institutions. His research primarily focuses on hedge funds and managed futures.... in the United States or the EuroSTOXX 50 in Europe. Trading strategies of actively managed funds try to generate excess returns or lower investment risk. Trading strategies are usually built on technical or fundamental analysis of individualanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Alternative Investments|
|Author||:||Greg N. Gregoriou|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2008-08-18|