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Quant funds dominate market but underperform

 

Quant funds dominate market but underperform

Maybe they need to widen their market view?

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-06-15/quants-dominate-market-unexpectedly-they-are-also-badly-underperforming-it

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Study finds hedge fund firms launching many funds tend to underperform between 3 to 5% p.a. after adjusting for risk

Study finds hedge fund firms launching many funds tend to underperform between 3 to 5% p.a. after adjusting for risk

Study at Singapore Management University has found that hedge fund firms that manage several hedge funds tend to underperform compared to their counterparts that are managing less or only one hedge fund.

As a business entity, raising capital or assets is a fundamental function of any hedge funds. But while some hedge funds are focused in expanding their assets under management, there are some hedge funds that are geared towards investment performance.

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A new study has found that hedge fund firms that manage several hedge funds tend to underperform compared to their counterparts that are managing less or only one hedge fund. The underperformance is between 3 to 5% per year after adjusting for risk.

“These findings are strongest for firms offering funds that pursue many distinct strategies, invest in a variety of geographical regions, locate in a gamut of countries, and offer different base currencies. Our results allow fund investors to distinguish, ex-ante, firms that focus on delivering alpha from those that focus on gathering assets…

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