Hedge funds outperform on risk-adjusted basis in 2016, longer periods — study – Pensions & Investments

On a risk-adjusted basis, 2016 hedge fund returns were better than those of equities and bonds, new research shows. In the year ended Dec. 31, the risk-adjusted return expressed by the Sharpe ratio of the hedge funds in the Preqin All-Strategies Hedge Fund index was 1.45. By comparison, the Sharpe ratio for the S&P 500 […]

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Industrial Commodities Prices to Surge in 2017 – World Bank Group

Tight supply, strong demand boosts energy, metals prices WASHINGTON, January 24, 2017— The World Bank is forecasting strong gains for industrial commodities such as energy and metals in 2017, due to tightening supply and strengthening demand.   In its January 2017 Commodity Markets Outlook, the World Bank is holding steady its crude oil price forecast […]

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IRS Issues Proposed Regulations on Mutual Funds Investing in Commodities Through Foreign Subsidiaries – The National Law Review

Glenn E. Ferencz concentrates his practice primarily on federal, state and local income tax matters, including the formation and representation of Regulated Investment Companies, REITs and other investment vehicles.  Glenn represents clients with respect to a wide range of tax-related matters and associated legal issues, including formation of investment and business entities, financings, private equity, […]

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Precious Metals Rally Up To Trump Inauguration… Now What? – ValueWalk

About About ValueWalk Corporation Premium explainer Member Login Password Reset Profile Premium Sign Up Explainer Contact Guest Posts And Hedge Fund Letters Advertise Donate Comments Policy Authors DMCA Legal Disclaimer DMCA Books Editors’ Full List of Book Recommendations Editors Favorite Ten Books Recommendations For Beginners Michael Burry’s List Tom Gayner’s List Donald Yacktman’s List Eddie […]

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Measuring the Levels on Shares of El Capitan Precious Metals Inc (ECPN) – Yankee Analysts

Currently, the 14-day ADX for El Capitan Precious Metals Inc (ECPN) is 19.26. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely […]

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Precious Metals Rally Up to Trump Inauguration… Now What? – Minyanville.com

This article is published in collaboration with Scutify, where you can find real-time markets and stock commentary from Robert Marcin, Cody Willard and others. Download the Scutify iOS App, the Scutify Android App or visit Scutify.com.Gold and silver are off to a good start in 2017, advancing again last week into Donald Trump’s inauguration.If recent […]

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Real Estate Investing – Finding Gold Takes Work And A Plan – Huffington Post

Whether flipping houses or finding rental properties for long term investment, the most important piece of the investment puzzle is locating properties that meet your requirements. A great buyer list and super negotiation skills are necessary, but they can’t help until you find a property worthy of the effort. The process is a lot like […]

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