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hedge fund

  1. PZ99

    GEAR - BetaShares Geared Australian Equity Fund (hedge fund)

    Fund Objective GEAR provides investors with cost-effective geared exposure to the returns of the broad Australian sharemarket. Fund Strategy The Fund is ‘internally geared’, meaning all gearing obligations are met by the Fund. The Fund combines funds received from investors with borrowed funds...
  2. howardbandy

    Tools being used by your trading competition

    Greetings -- I have long encouraged individual traders and small trading companies to improve their analytical skills, particularly in areas of mathematics, programming, modeling, and simulation. The link at the bottom of this posting is a presentation by Stephen Simmons at one of the...
  3. S

    Hedge fund industry in Australia and taxation

    I would like to ask how hedge fund industry works in Australia ? I asked 2 diffrent tax advisor and they told me that in AU you need to pay: 30% tax as a company/trust 30-49% as a manager of fund 30-49% as a investor who have units How is that possible that hedge funds in AU have more...
  4. A

    Hedge Funds Advice Please

    Hey guys, I was lying in bed after doing some research throughout the night into hedge funds and quant funds. I could not help myself getting out of bed and making this post to seek some advise from the more experienced. After much thought, I thought to myself that investing in Hedge Funds and...
  5. S

    CGT from company/hedge fund

    Hello, I plan to move to Australia in 2015. I have a few questions -> As a AU resident can i open company in New Zealand and invest money from there in world stock exchange (including ASX) without paying CGT and dividend tax (dividend from company which I invest in)? -> If i want to start...
  6. E

    Entering the Finance Industry

    Hey guys i'm starting university next year, looking to get ultimately into the finance industry. Not sure where yet its a pretty massive industry. I'm thinking investment banking/venture capital, ultimate goal of a hedge fund. Like every other guy right ;) So i'm going to do a BA in commerce...
  7. L

    Difference between investment banks and hedge funds?

    Can someone explain to me in simple terms what's the difference between investment banks and hedge funds? Do hedge funds or other investment management companies have long work hours like IBs (if you don't work as a trader)?
  8. System

    BEAR - BetaShares Australian Equities Bear Hedge Fund

    The BetaShares Australian Equities Bear Hedge Fund (BEA) is the first managed fund in Australia that provides investors with a simple way to profit from, or protect against, a decline of the Australian share market. The Fund seeks to generate returns that are negatively correlated to the returns...
  9. B

    Hedge Fund fireworks show!

    With the Hedge Funds Fiscal year ending 31st Oct and the redemtion date to these funds starting on the 15th November. We could have front seats to a Big Show in the next 2 weeks???? Wonder How many US citizens will apply for redemtions?????? Not many one would think:rolleyes: Bribieman
  10. exgeo

    Hedge fund selling targets (oversold = bargain?)

    I have noticed a couple of stocks I hold Compass Resources (CMR) and Arc Petroleum (ARQ) both recently put out "ceasing to be a substantial shareholder" notices, which with a little Googling proved to be hedge funds. Both of these companies IMHO have been sold down far below fundamental...