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Hedge Fund: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Investing. Part 2: Disadvantages

15th January 2015

Hedge funds have significant benefits, such as higher returns, low correlation to traditional investment products and access to a wide range of assets and unusual trading strategies. At the same time, there are several limitations and disadvantages which you should keep in mind when considering hedge funds as an investment. High minimum amount Although hedge […]

Hedge Fund: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Investing. Part 1: Advantages

13th January 2015

Hedge funds have become increasingly popular in the last one or two decades, as investors have discovered the benefits of adding them to their portfolios. This article explains the most significant ones – diversification potential, higher returns and access to new investment opportunities. Diversification Diversification potential is widely accepted as the greatest benefit of hedge […]

Introduction to Hedge Fund Trading Styles

11th January 2015

To many people hedge funds are a mysterious part of the financial industry. Even many financial professionals don’t understand what exactly hedge funds do. In fact, hedge funds work much like traditional mutual funds. Most of them trade and invest in the same securities, like stocks, bonds or currencies. The difference is in the way […]

Choosing an Offshore Company Location

6th January 2015

There is no perfect offshore company location. Different jurisdictions have different advantages and disadvantages. When selecting one, there are a number of factors that should be considered. Taxes Reducing or eliminating taxes is probably the most common motivation for offshore company formation. Unfortunately, you can’t simply choose a country with zero corporation tax without considering your […]

What Is the Best Offshore Company Location?

4th January 2015

This is probably the most frequently asked question when it comes to offshore companies. The selection of possible jurisdictions seems endless – from well-known countries like Switzerland, Singapore or the Netherlands to small islands and places that most people have never heard of, like Grenada, Samoa or Marshall Islands. The answer to this question is […]